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

11:00-12:00

Arrivals and registration

12:00-1:00

Ingrid Daubechies

Animation, Teeth and Skeletons

2:00-3:00

Raymond Goldstein

Animalcules Redux: The Fantastic World of Microswimmers

3:00-4:00

Sir Andrew Wiles

The Challenges of Number Theory

 

 

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