MRC Distinguished Lecture Series

Each year the MRC invites outstanding mathematicians to deliver Distinguished Lecture Series. The mathematician gives up to three lectures and interacts with faculty, postdoctoral scholars and graduate students.

Past Distinguished Lecture Events

October
5
Date
Thu October 5th 2023, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
380Y
Speaker
Michael Temkin (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

...in this field, almost everything is already discovered, and all that remains is to fill a few unimportant holes." Philipp von Jolly in his recommendation to Max Planck not to go into physics.…

April
6
Date
Thu April 6th 2023, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Location:
380Y
Speaker
Chenyang Xu (Princeton University)

The question of whether a smooth complex variety with a positive first Chern class, called a Fano variety, has a Kahler-Einstein metric has been a major topic…

Distinguished Lecture Visitors

Professor of Mathematics
Stony Brook University
Professor
Technische Universitat Graz
Professor of Mathematics
ETH, Zurich
Assistant Professor
University of California, Berkeley
Professor of Mathematics
Kyoto University