New Mathematics Building

Opening Conference, October 3, 2013

Opening poster

To celebrate the opening of its new building, the Mathematical Institute is sponsoring a one-day conference on October 3, 2013. The lectures will be aimed at a general mathematical audience. The speakers will be

  • Ingrid Daubechies, Duke (Joint with Clay Research Conference)
  • Raymond Goldstein, Cambridge
  • Sir Andrew Wiles, Oxford

The conference will follow on from the Clay Research Conference, which will be held in Oxford on October 2, 2013.  Again the lectures will aimed at a general mathematical audience. The speakers at that event will be

  • Peter Constantin, Princeton
  • Lance Fortnow, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Fernando Rodriguez Villegas, Austin
  • Edward Witten, IAS

In the week September 29 - October 4, there will be a number of workshops in Oxford covering topics related to the conference at a more technical level.

Registration for the Opening Conference and Clay Research Conference and Workshops is now closed.   

Schedule, Thursday, October 3, 2013


Arrivals and registration


Ingrid Daubechies

Animation, Teeth and Skeletons


Raymond Goldstein

Animalcules Redux: The Fantastic World of Microswimmers


Sir Andrew Wiles

The Challenges of Number Theory



Large version of poster