Monday April 21, 2014


3:00 pm
 Drexel Mathematics Colloquium

 Walgebras and Hamiltonian equations (DATE CHANGE!)

 Alberto De Sole, MIT and University of Rome La Sapienza

 Drexel University, Korman Center, Room 245



3:00 pm

Galois Seminar

 An Introduction to Almost Mathematics (cont'd)

 Brett Frankel, University of Pennsylvania

 University of Pennsylvania, DRL 4N30

 Note day and time. Continuation of talk on previous Friday.



4:00 pm

Algebra Seminar

 André vs. Hrushovski: Towards a Dictionary, Part I

 Aaron Silberstein, University of Pennsylvania

 University of Pennsylvania, DRL 4N30

 First of two parts.



Tuesday April 22, 2014


4:30 pm

Analysis Seminar

 Global regularity for 2d water waves

 Fabio Pusateri, Princeton University

 University of Pennsylvania, DRL 4C8



Wednesday April 23, 2014


4:30 pm

Penn Mathematics Colloquium

 Hearing the shapes of manifolds: a partial survey

 Carolyn Gordon, Dartmouth University

 University of Pennsylvania, DRL A6



Thursday April 24, 2014


2:30 pm

CAGE: Philadelphia Area Combinatorics and Alg. Geometry Seminar

 Quantum Ktheory of Grassmannians

 Kaisa Taipale, University of Minnesota

 University of Pennsylvania, DRL MPA Library Seminar Room



6:00 pm

Philadelphia Area Seminar on the History of Mathematics

 Theory of Differences: How and why the most famous science writer in 19thcentury England could not get her mathematical textbook published

 Shelley Costa, Swarthmore College, West Chester Univ., Independent Scholar

 Villanova University, 300 St. Augustine Center

 Optional light supper (donation: $10.00)



Friday April 25, 2014


2:00 pm

AMCS/PICS Colloquium

 Putting the statistics back in statistical mechanics

 Michael Shirts, U of VA

 University of Pennsylvania, Towne 337



3:15 pm

Galois Seminar

 Weightmonodromy conjecture and perfectoid spaces

 Matti Astrand, University of Pennsylvania

 University of Pennsylvania, DRL 4N30


