## Colloquia

### Monday, 13 February 2017

#### Cockburn's Seminar

#### Automorphic Forms and Number Theory

*Invariant Dirac operators on G/K, III*at 3:35p.m. in Vincent Hall 6

**Paul Garrett**

Please send an email to garrett@umn.edu for more information.

### Tuesday, 14 February 2017

#### Climate Seminar

*Climate Change Seminar*at 11:15a.m. in VinH 570

**Cameron Thieme**

Please send an email to mcgehee@umn.edu for more information.

#### Differential Geometry and Symplectic Topology Seminar

*Diferential Geometry and Symplectic Topology Seminar*at 1:25p.m. in VinH 570

Please send an email to lixxx248@umn.edu for more information.

#### Colloquium

#### Analysis and PDE Working Seminar

*Realtime fluid simulation in the Google Chrome Web Browser*at 2:30p.m. in Vincent Hall 364

**Sam Stewart**

The rise of web browsers (e.g. Chrome, Safari, Firefox) that support GPU-accelerated graphics (WebGL) has opened the floodgates (no pun intended) for realtime fluid solvers ...
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Please send an email to svitlana@math.umn.edu for more information.

### Wednesday, 15 February 2017

#### Special Events and Seminars

#### Algebraic Geometry

*Algebraic Geometry Seminar*at 2:30p.m. in VinH 6

Please send an email to ytzeng@umn.edu for more information.

#### PDE Seminar

### Thursday, 16 February 2017

#### Reading Seminar on Automorphic Forms

*Reading Seminar for Automorphic Forms*at 8:00a.m. in VinH 570

Please send an email to wanxx123@umn.edu for more information.

#### Geometric Analysis Learning Seminar

*Poisson equation on complete manifolds: applications to steady Ricci solitons*at 10:00a.m. in VinH 570

**Pak Yeung Chan**

Please send an email to hexxx221@umn.edu for more information.

#### Commutative Algebra Seminar

*Commutative Algebra Seminar*at 11:15a.m. in Vincent Hall 203 A

Please send an email to cbekesc@math.umn.edu for more information.

#### Math Club Seminar

*Welcome Week*at 12:20p.m. in VinH 570

Please send an email to mathclub.umn@gmail.com for more information.

#### Student Number Theory Seminar

*Student Number Theory Seminar*at 12:20p.m. in Bruininks Hall 420B

Please send an email to grodz007@umn.edu for more information.

#### Differential Geometry and Symplectic Topology Seminar

*Diferential Geometry and Symplectic Topology Seminar*at 1:25p.m. in VinH 570

Please send an email to lixxx248@umn.edu for more information.

#### Colloquium

#### Student Combinatorics Seminar

*Student Combinatorics Seminar*at 4:30p.m. in Vincent Hall 6

Please send an email to douvr001@umn.edu for more information.

### Friday, 17 February 2017

#### Math Physics Seminar

*3-body problem: quantum ground state, classical planar dynamics*at 1:25p.m. in Vincent Hall 570

**Sasha Turbiner**(

*UNAM Mexico*)

The quantum and classical dynamics of a $3$-body system with equal masses in $d$-dimensional space with interaction depending only on mutual (relative) distances. The study ...
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Please send an email to karl0163@umn.edu for more information.

#### Probability Seminar

*Ground state energy and energy landscape of the spherical mixed p-spin model*at 2:30p.m. in Vincent Hall 213

**Wei-Kuo Chen**(

*UMN*)

Spin glasses are disordered spin systems originated from the desire of understanding the strange magnetic behavior of certain alloys in physics. In this talk, we ...
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Please send an email to arnab@umn.edu for more information.

#### Applied and Computational Math Colloquium

*Applied and Computational Math Colloquium*at 2:30p.m. in Vincent Hall 2

Please send an email to jyfoo@umn.edu for more information.

#### Combinatorics Seminar

*Lyashko-Looijenga Morphisms and Geometric Factorizations of a Coxeter Element*at 3:35p.m. in VinH 570

**Theo Douvropoulos**

A common theme in Combinatorics is an unconditional love for the symmetric group. We like to investigate structural and numerological properties of various objects associated ...
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Please send an email to tscrimsh@umn.edu for more information.

#### Special Events and Seminars

#### MCFAM Seminar

*Model Validation*at 5:30p.m. in Vincent Hall 16

**Dr. James West**(

*Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis*)

The presentation will focus on model validationâ€™s role within a model risk management framework. Applications of model validation concepts to the loss forecasting methodologies and ...
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Please send an email to rdixon@math.umn.edu for more information.