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Winter Semester 2008/09

  • October 17, 2008: Norbert Schappacher (Strasbourg): "Political Space Curves"
  • October 31, 2008: Martin Skutella (TU Berlin): "Flows over time - classical and more recent results"
  • November 14, 2008: Michael Rapoport (Bonn): "On the zeta function of Shimura varieties"
  • November 28, 2008: Wolfgang Lück (Münster): "Topological Rigidity"
  • December 12, 2008: Jay Jorgenson (City College of New York): "Identities in Euclidean and Hyperbolic Geometry which follow from Existence and Uniqueness Theorems"
  • January 9, 2009: Susanne Albers (Freiburg): "Network Design Games"
  • January 23, 2009: Annette Werner (Frankfurt), Kovalevskaya Colloquium: "Bruhat-Tits buildings and their compactifications" February 6, 2009: Gil Kalai (Hebrew University Jerusalem): Helly-type theorems
     

Summer Semester 2008

  • April 25, 2008: Gerard van der Geer (Amsterdam): Modular forms and counting curves over finite fields
  • May 9, 2008: Wolfgang Dahmen (Aachen):Compressed Sensing
  • May 23, 2008: Euler Lecture in Potsdam: Michael Hopkins, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • June 6, 2008, Please note: change of location - Kleist-Saal at Urania:Hans Föllmer (HU Berlin): Bright spotlights, dark shadows: probabilistic aspects of financial risk
  • June 20, 2008: Eva Bayer-Fluckiger (EPFL) Kovalevskaya Colloquium: "The Euclidean division"
  • July 4, 2008: BMS visits the Wissenschaftssommer (Summer of Science) in Leipzig
  • July 11, 2008: Opening of the BMS Lounge at FU with BMS Summer Party (Sommerfest)!

 

Winter Semester 2007/08

  • October 26, 2007: BMS Professor Herbert Edelsbrunner (Duke/Berlin):Measuring scale before simplification
  • November 2, 2007: Wendelin Werner (Université Paris Sud) Coloring at random
  • November 9, 2007: Rainer Weissauer (Heidelberg) Coverings of Riemann surfaces and a new kind of Galois groups
  • November 23, 2007, at HU Adlershof: Claus Michael Ringel (Bielefeld): Invariant subspaces of nilpotent operators
  • December 14, 2007:  Ilka Agricola (HU Berlin): The E8 challenge
  • January 11, 2008: Rupert Klein (FU Berlin): Multiple scales in Weather and Climate
    January 25, 2008: Ruth Kellerhals (Fribourg) Hyperbolic isometry groups and small volume (Kovalevskaya Colloquium) 
  • February 8, 2008: BMS Professor Shmuel Friedland (Chicago/Berlin): Counting matchings in graphs, with applications to the monomer-dimer models

 

Summer Semester 2007

  • May 4, 2007, 10:00-12:00: a LaTeX workshop with Christoph Eyrich
    Colloquium at 14:00: George Francis (U Illinois, Urbana-Champaign):
    Designing computer animations with chalk and blackboard
  • May 11, 2007, 2007, Kovalevskaya Colloquium by Olga Holtz (TU Berlin):
    "How to multiply matrices fast (and why bother)?''
  • May 25, 2007, in Potsdam: Euler-Vorlesung in Sanssouci
  • June 8-10, 2007, at TU Berlin: Graphics workshop, with Bill Casselman (UBC, Vancouver),
    the cover graphics editor for the Notices of the AMS
  • June 8, 2007, at TU Berlin, MA 043: Alexander Barvinok (U Michigan, Ann Arbor):
    The asymptotic equivalence of counting and optimization
  • June 15, 2007: Bill Casselman (UBC, Vancouver): An illustrated history of geometry
  • June 22, 2007: Andrei Okounkov (Princeton): Box counting
  • June 29, 2007, at the BMS Loft of the Urania: Albert Cohen (Paris 6):
    Harmonic Analysis and Image Processing
  • July 13, 2007: Bernd Sturmfels (Berkeley/Berlin): Algebraic Degree of Semidefinite Programming
  • July 20, 2007: Jan Kristensen (Oxford/HU Berlin): The Problem of Regularity in the Calculus of Variations

 

Winter Semester 2006/07 

  • October 20, 2006: Jürg Kramer : Overview of the BMS
  • December 1: Excursion to Dresden, Guided tour to the Mathematisch-physikalischer Salon of the Zwinger
  • John Sullivan, TU Berlin: Geometric knot theory
  • November 3, 2006: Peter Schröder, CalTech: "Discrete Exterior Calculus with an application to circulation preserving simplicial fluid simulation"
  • November 17, 2006: The first Kovalevskaya Colloquium: Hélène Esnault, Essen: "Congruences for the number of rational points of varieties defined over finite fields"
  • November 24: Robert Bryant, Duke University: "Aufwiedersehen Surfaces, Revisited"
  • December 15: Karl Sigmund, University of Vienna: "Gödel's Vienna" (celebrating the end of the Gödel year)
  • January 19, 2007: The first Mathematics as a Whole Colloquium: Martin Aigner, FU Berlin:"Volumes, polyhedra, and prime numbers: A common combinatorial look"
  • February 2,2007: morning program: BMS-Workshop on Presentation Training with Brigitte Lutz-Westphal
    Eberhard Knobloch: "Euler and Leibniz on the infinite" (celebrating Euler year 2007)
  • February 12/13, all day, at the BMS Loft of Urania: BMS Days
  • February 16: See the sea - Excursion to the Berlin Aquarium