Smith Colloquium Fall 2023

We cordially invite everyone interested in mathematics to attend.  

Talks are usually held on Thursdays at 4:00 pm in 306 Snow Hall, the Aronszajn Seminar Room.

Some talks will be virtual in Zoom.  This will be noted for those talks.

The Zoom link for online Smith Colloquium:

Passcode will be sent by email.

Please contact Joonha Park or Reuven Hodges to reserve a colloquium date.

Fall 2023 abstracts are posted here.

Smith Colloquium Fall 2023
DateSpeaker, TitleLocal Host
September 14

Gábor Székelyhidi
Northwestern University
Singularities of the Lagrangian Mean Curvature Flow

Yuanqi Wang
September 21Ruobing Zhang
Princeton University
Moduli Space of Einstein Metrics: Topology, Analysis, and Metric Geometry
Yunfeng Jiang
Yuanqi Wang
October 5Ziquan Zhuang
John Hopkins University
Stable Degeneration of Singularities
Yunfeng Jiang
October 6
Robin Young
University of Massachusetts
12:00-1:00 pm
The Nonlinear Theory of Sound
Geng Chen
October 12Mohammad Tehrani
University of Iowa
On Compactifications of SL(2,C) Character Varieties
Yuanqi Wang
October 19Xuan Wu
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
The Scaling Limit of the KPZ Equation
Zhipeng Liu
October 26Volker Mehrmann
Technische Universität Berlin
Distinguished Lecture
Energy Based Mathematical Modeling, Simulation, and Control of Real World Problems
Erik Van Vleck
Hongguo Xu
November 2Junliang Shen
Yale University
Geometry of the P=W Conjecture and Beyond
Yunfeng Jiang
November 9Catherine Searle CANCELLED
Wichita State University
Yuanqi Wang
November 30KC Kong
Department of Physics & Astronomy
University of Kansas
Particle Physics, Combinatorial Optimization and Quantum Algorithms
Joonha Park