Jerusalem Mathematics Colloquium
Thursdays, 4:00 pm
Mathematics Bldg., lecture hall 2
2nd November 2000: Yael Karshon (Jerusalem),
"Hamiltonian Group Actions"
9th November 2000: Ofer Zeitouni (Technion),
"Frequent points and covering times: On conjectures of Erdos-Taylor
and of Kesten-Revesz"
16th November 2000: Shlomo Gelaki (Technion), LEVITZKI PRIZE LECTURE
"New Results in the Theory of Hopf algebras"
23th November 2000: David Preiss (London),
"Deformations with finitely many gradients"
30th November 2000: Milkos Laczkovich (Hungarian Academy of Sciences),
"The difference property"
7th December 2000: Shmuel Weinberger (Jerusalem/Chicago), ZABRODSKY LECTURE
"Computations and Riemannian Moduli"
14th December 2000: Peter Shalen (UIC),
"Surfaces with knot exteriors, and 3-manifolds with cyclic fundamental group"
21st December 2000: Michael Entov (Weizmann)
"Symplectic topology and geometry of conjugacy classes in Lie groups"
28th December 2000: Barry Simon (CIT)
"Singular continuous spectrum for one-dimensional Schrodinger operators"
3th January 2001: David Kazhdan (Harvard)
"Categorization in Representation Theory"
4th January 2001: Dennis Sullivan, LANDAU LECTURE
11th January 2001: Joel Spencer (NYU), ERDOS MEMORIAL LECTURE
"The Probabilistic Method"
18th January 2001: Dmitri Ioffe (Technion)
"Decay of correlations in sub-critical ferromagnetic models"
25th January 2001: Zlil Sela (Jerusalem)
"Diophantine geometry over groups and the elementary theory of a free group"
1st February 2001: Amnon Besser (Ben Gurion University)
"Mahler measures: complex and p-adic"
8th March 2001: øúñà úéðòú Purim
15th March 2001: Tim Gowers (Cambridge)
"Some mathematics related to Szemeredi's theorem"
22nd March 2001: Marshall Cohen (Cornell)
"Car Crashes, Group Extensions and s-Cobordisms"
2nd April 2001: Andrew Casson (Yale)
"Yet another formulation of the Andrews-Curtis and Poincare Conjectures"
5th April 2001: Pesach break
12th April 2001: Chol HaMoed Pesach
19th April 2001: Yom HaZikaron l'Shoah
26th April 2001: Yom Ha'atzmaut
3rd May 2001:
10th May 2001: Thang Le (SUNY, Buffalo)
"On the colored Jones polynomial"
17th May 2001: Vladimir Arnold (Steklov Institute / Universite Paris-Dauphine)
"Wave propagation theory, Legendrian knots and contact topology"
24th May 2001: None
31st May 2001: Michael Larsen (Indiana)
"Density of braid group representations"
7th June 2001: Roger Temam (Paris)
"Mathematical problems in meteorology and oceanography"
14th June 2001: Dov Aharonov (Technion)
"Minimal area problems with side conditions"
21st June 2001: Gil Kalai (Hebrew University)
"Social choice and threshold phenomena: bad news and good news"
Organisers: Raz Kupferman and Ruth Lawrence,
List of talks, 2000-01
List of talks, 1998-99
List of talks, 1997-98