Smith Colloquium Fall 2020

Smith Colloquium Fall 2020
DateSpeaker, TitleLocal Host
August 27Organization Meeting 
September 3  
September 10  
September 17  
September 24Yunfeng Jiang (KU)
A Mathematical Proposal for the S-duality Conjecture of Vafa-Witten
October 1Kyle Maddox (KU)
Ideal Closure Operations in Prime Characteristic Rings
October 8Glenn Shafer (Rutgers University)
Testing by Betting and the Randomness of Risk
B. Pasik-Duncan, T.Duncan
October 15Jingrui Cheng (Stony Brook University)
Constant Scalar Curvature Kahler Metrics and Properness Theorem
Y. Wang
October 22Junliang Shen (MIT)
Cohomology of the Moduli of Higgs Bundles
Y. Jiang
October 29Anuradha Annaswamy (MIT)
Control for Learning: Adaptive Control and Real-time Machine Learning
B. Pasik-Duncan
November 5Linda Bushnell (University of Washington)
Vehicle Network Security and Resiliency: Analysis of the Controller Area Network Protocol
B. Pasik-Duncan
November 12Dawn Tilbury (University of Michigan)
Convergence Research Addressing Societal Challenges: The Central Role of Systems and Control
B. Pasik-Duncan
November 19

Mathematics Distinguished Lecture
Ruth Williams
(University of California, San Diego)
Stochastic Networks: Bottlenecks, Entrainment and Reflection

November 26Thanksgiving 
December 3Mason Porter (University of California-LA)
Opinion Dynamics and Spreading Models on Social Networks
Y. Chen