Date  Speaker  Title  
Feb 2009  Jason Starr  Rational Simple Connectedness and Serre's "Conjecture II" 

Sept 2003  Allen Knutson  Positivity, Effectivity, and Degeneration  
Nov 1994 
Michael Mackey 

Mathematics and Biology: How do they help each other? Why does time go one way? A thermodynamic answer. The probabilistic description of high dimensional dynamical systems 

Sept 1994 

Armand Borel 

Values of zetafunctions at integers, cohomology and polylogarithms 
Mar 1994 

Leo Kadanoff 

Complexity and Simplicity in Partial Differential Equations: Explorations of the territory between math and physics Convective Turbulence: Some Experiments and a Little Theory Singularity Formation and Interface Motion: Asymptotic Analysis and Universal Behavior From Hopping to Hydrodynamics: PDE and automata 
Feb 1994 

E. Quinto* 

Computerized Tomography 
Oct 1993 

Thomas Banchoff* 

The Fourth Dimension and Interactive Computer Graphics Interactive Computer Graphics and the Fourth Dimension 
Mar 1993 

Charles Peskin* 

Computer Simulation of Blood Flow in the Heart Fiber Architecture of a Heart Valve Leaflet 
Feb 1993 

Curt McMullen 

Renormalization in Dynamics and Geometry 
Oct 1992 

Doris Schattschneider* 

Visions of Symmetry: Escher as a Mathematician Tilings by Hand and Computer 
Feb 1992 

R. Devaney* 

Chaos, Fractals and Dynamics The Mathematics Behind the Mandelbrot Set 
Nov 1991 

Thomas Spencer 

Scaling and Localization and Density of States Area Preserving Maps with Small Noise 
Nov 1991 

M. Rabin 

Randomized Algorithms; Solving Impossible Problems by Unpredictable Steps Parallel Algorithms. Proving a Truth and Nothing Else; Interactive Proofs and Cryptography Randomness in Partial Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems 
Apr 1991 

Richard Guy* 

No Calculus, Please! Beanstalk and Beans Don’t Talk 
Jan 1991 

Jurgen Moser 

Stability in Dynamical Systems 
Nov 1990 

Cliff Taubes 

A Biased but Brief History of Gauge Theories, Instantons 4manifold Invariants and MayerVietoris 
Apr 1990 

V.I. Arnold 

Newton’s Principia 300 Years Later Singularities and Bifurcations 
Oct 1989 

Andrew Majda 

Mathematics Fluid Dynamics: The Interaction of Nonlinear Analysis and Modern Applied Mathematics 
Oct 1989 

Gopal Prasad 

Arithmetic of Semisimple Groups 
Apr 1989 

Benedict Gross 

Representations of GL(2) and Number Theory 
Nov 1988 

David Jerison 

The Geometry of Harmonic Measure 
Apr 1988 

W. Hugh Woodin 

Large Cardinals, Determinacy and Nature of Independence 




