I will give an account of the recent progress in probability and in number theory to understand the large values of the zeta function in small intervals of the critical line. This problem has interesting connections with the extreme value statistics of IID and log-correlated random variables, as well as random matrix theory.

### Probability and Combinatorics

Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - 3:30pm

#### Louis-Pierre Arguin

CUNY Baruch College