Event Calendar for Kaprielian Hall (KAP)

January 21 - 27, 2018

Monday, January 22

Mathematical Finance Colloquium: Sensitivity Analysis of the Utility Maximization Problem with Respect to Model Perturbations

Mihai Sirbu, University of Texas, Austin Abstract: We study the dependence on a parameter for a class of non-Markovian stochastic control problems...

Geometry & Topology Seminar: Circle Packings on Surfaces with Complex Projective Structures

Ellie Dannenberg, Pomona College Abstract: The classical circle packing theorem of Koebe, Andreev, and Thurston says that given a triangulation $\tau$ of a...

Wednesday, January 24

Mathematics Colloquium: Twenty-four dimensional cannonballs and magic functions

Abhinav Kumar, Stony Brook University Abstract: How can we pack oranges in a crate most efficiently? This classical question, or its idealized version - how...

Thursday, January 25

FRG: Categorification Seminar: The centre of the reflection equation algebra and quantum group for $GL_n$

Noah White, UCLA The abstract: The reflection equation algebra is a quantization of the ring of functions on n×n matrices. Reshetikhin gave a diagramatic...