Previous Events

01.03.2024 Viviane Baladi (CNRS (Sorbonne Université), France)
Banach spaces and Bernoulli Billiards
07.02.2024 Catharina Stroppel (University of Bonn)
From Platonic solids to Springer Theory
Attention: this talk has to be cancelled
23.08.2022 Laurent Côté (Harvard University, USA)
On the Lagrangian intersection problem
23.08.2022 Lisa Sauermann (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
Anticoncentration in Ramsey graphs and a proof of the Erdös-McKay Conjecture
08.07.2022 Michael Struwe (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)
Coping with 'bubbling' and 'topological degeneration' in the Calculus of Variations
24.03.2021 Mina Aganagic (University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley Center for Theoretical Physics)
Quantum Geometric Representation Theory
19.02.2020 Gerhard Huisken (Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany)
A fully non-linear flow with surgery for hyper surfaces in a Riemannian manifold
25.03.2019 Renate Tobies (Uni Jena)
Klein, Hilbert, and the Promotion of Women in Mathematics and/or Factors influencing Women’s Careers
05.12.2018 Christian Doeller (MPI for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Germany)
Space for Cognition
04.07.2018 Joël Ouaknine (MPI for Software Systems, Saarbrücken)
Decision Problems for Linear Recurrence Sequences
19.12.2017 Gitta Kutyniok (TU Berlin)
Optimal Approximation with Sparsely Connected Deep Neural Networks
05.10.2017 Don Zagier (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany)
Black holes, shadows, and moonshine
23.05.2017 Jean-Michel Coron (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, France)
Some methods to use the nonlinearities for controlling systems
11.04.2017 Giancarlo Ferrari Trecate (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
Scalable and plug-and-play control design for cyberphysical systems
06.04.2017 Annalisa Buffa (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
Adaptivity, trimming, patch gluing: the agenda for spline-based methods
04.05.2016 Arne Traulsen (MPI für Evolutionsbiologie)
Modeling somatic evolution in hierarchical tissue structures
30.11.2015 Alice Guionnet (École normale supérieure de Lyon, France)
The central limit theorem, from independent to strongly coupled systems
27.04.2015 Andrew Stuart (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
The Bayesian Approach To Inverse Problems
15.01.2015 Ulrike von Luxburg (Universität Hamburg)
Geometry of unweighted k-nearest neighbor graphs
04.12.2014 Frédéric Paugam (Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu)
Towards the mathematics of quantum field theory
20.10.2014 Christian Lubich (Universität Tübingen, Germany)
Modulated Fourier expansions for continuous and discrete oscillatory systems
21.08.2014 Mauro Maggioni (Duke University, USA)
Geometric Methods for Statistical Learning and Data in High-Dimensions
24.06.2014 Eric Vanden-Eijnden (New York University, Courant Institute, USA)
Modeling metastability in complex systems
02.06.2014 Remco van der Hofstad (Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands)
Recent progress in high-dimensional percolation.
24.04.2014 Michel Ledoux (Université Toulouse III)
The concentration of measure phenomenon
26.03.2014 Michael Struwe (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
The supercritical Lane-Emden equation and its gradient flow
03.03.2014 Sourav Chatterjee (Stanford University, USA)
Invariant measures and the soliton resolution conjecture
29.11.2013 Gábor Lugosi (Pompeu Fabra University)
Concentration Inequalities and The Entropy Method
30.08.2013 Bernd Sturmfels (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Maximum Likelihood for Matrices with Rank Constraints
07.06.2013 Claude Le Bris (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, France)
Recent trends and open mathematical questions in materials science
27.05.2013 Kurt Johansson (KTH Stockholm, Sweden)
Random interfaces and random matrices
25.03.2013 Christof Schütte (FU Berlin, Germany)
Efficient rare event simulation in molecular dynamics
25.02.2013 Christoph Schwab (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)
Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations with Stochastic Inputs
25.01.2013 Balint Virag (University of Toronto, Canada)
The sound of random graphs and Cayley graphs
10.12.2012 Vladas Sidoravicius (IMPA, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Scheduling of Random Walks, Quasi-Isometries and Coordinate Percolation
03.12.2012 Alexander Mielke (WIAS Berlin)
On gradient flows and reaction-diffusion systems
05.11.2012 Barbara Wohlmuth
Stable space and time discretization for coupled multi-physics problems
02.11.2012 Joachim Weickert (Saarland University Saarbrücken, Mathematical Image Analysis Group, Germany)
Image Compression with Partial Differential Equations
23.10.2012 Wolfgang Dahmen (RWTH Aachen)
A Greedy Look at Model Reduction
18.07.2012 Claude Bardos (Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, Paris VII)
About the Vlasov Dirac equation
23.05.2012 Govind Menon (Brown University)
Building polyhedra by self-assembly
21.07.2011 Jean-François Le Gall (Université Paris-Sud and Institut universitaire de France, France)
The continuous limit of large random planar maps.
08.07.2009 Boris Mordukhovich (Wayne State University)
27.03.2009 Felix Otto (Universität Bonn)
An optimal variance estimate in stochastic homogenization
28.09.2007 Kunihiko Kaneko (University of Tokyo & ERATO Complex Systems Biology, Japan)
Dynamical Systems Problems Inspired by Biology
28.09.2007 François Képès (Epigenomics Project, Genopole® , Évry, France)
The solenoidal model of chromosomes
14.02.2007 Jens Marklof (University of Bristol)
The Boltzmann-Grad limit of the periodic Lorentz gas and the distribution of visible lattice points
08.12.2006 Cedric Villani (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon)
30.06.2006 Günter Gottstein (RWTH Aachen)
Engineering Aspects of Materials Modeling
28.11.2005 Antti Kupiainen (MPI MiS, Leipzig)
Fourier Law and Boltzmann Equation
01.09.2005 Michael Zhang (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA)
25.02.2005 Walter Schubert (Institut für Medizinische Neurobiologie, Universität Magdeburg, und MelTec, Magdeburg)
28.01.2005 Udo Reichl (Max-Planck-Institut für Dynamik komplexer technischer Systeme, Magdeburg)
14.05.2004 Manfred Schroeder (Universität Göttingen)
30.01.2004 Hans Othmer (University of Minnesota, USA + MPI MiS, Leipzig)
28.11.2003 Friedrich Kremer (Universität Leipzig, Fakultät für Physik und Geowissenschaften, Germany)
Polymers in confining space: From isolated chains to polymer brushes
26.11.2003 Rüdiger Thiele (Universität Leipzig, Karl-Sudhoff-Institut, Germany)
26.11.2003 Friedrich Hirzebruch (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany)

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