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COLLOQUIA PATAVINA

A colloquium series in Mathematics and Computer Science

Organized by:

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Upcoming Colloquia

Date and time Room
Lecturer
Title
Language of the Talk
June 08, 2017 4:00 pm 1A150 Barbara Mazzolai (Center for Micro-BioRobotics, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia)
Learning by Nature: How to Build Soft Robots English
May 19, 2017 11:00 am TBD Anand Rajan (Intel Labs)
TBD English
May 04, 2017 04:00 pm 1A150 Fedor A. Bogomolov (Courant Institute - NYU)
Unramified Correspondences and Torsion Points of Elliptic Curves English
April 11, 2017 4:00 pm 1A150 Corinna Ulcigrai (University of Bristol)
Billiards, Surfaces and Chaos English
April 06, 2017 4:30 pm 1A150 Franck Morgan (Williams College, USA)
The Isoperimetric Problem with Density *** Seminario per gli studenti *** English



Previous Colloquia

Date
Lecturer
Title
Recorded colloquia*
Language of the Talk
February 28, 2017 4:00 pm
Lloyd Nick Trefethen (University of Oxford)
Cubature, approximation, and isotropy in the hypercube --- English
November 30, 2016 4:30pm
Gianluca Crippa (University of Basel)
How to optimally stir your coffee: Challenges in differential equations *** Seminario per gli studenti *** --- Italian
May 26, 2016 4:00pm
Dr. Ralph Droms (Cisco Systems, Inc.)
The Internet Protocols and ICN: Replacing Devices with Data in the Internet --- English
May 17, 2016 4:00pm
Prof. Marino Gatto (Politecnico di Milano)
Vito Volterra e lo studio della complessita' delle interazioni ecologiche --- Italian
May 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
Prof. Fernando Rodriguez Villegas (Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics)
Combinatorics as geometry --- English
April 19, 2016 - 4:00pm
Prof. Benoit Perthame (Université Pierre et Marie Curie) Adaptive evolution and concentrations in parabolic PDEs --- English
March 14, 2016 4:30pm
Prof. Francis Clarke (University of Lyon) Control & Mathematics: a painless introduction *** Seminario per gli studenti *** ---
English
March 15, 2016 4:00pm
Prof. Luigi Preziosi (Politecnico di Torino) Modelli matematici di crescita e motilita' cellulare ---
Italian
June 9, 2015, 4:00pm
Prof. Ivar Ekeland (Université Paris Dauphine) Are people rational? Yes English
May 25, 2015, 9:30am
Prof. Silvio Micali (MIT, Boston) Proof, Secrets, and Computation Yes English
April 28, 2015, 4:00pm
Prof. Martin Grötschel (Zuse Institute, Technische Universität, and Matheon Berlin, Germany) Polyhedra: Their Description and Use
March 31, 2015, 4:30pm
Prof. Yves André (Institut de Math. de Jussieu) Volumes, complexity, transcendence ---
November 28, 2014, 2:30pm
Prof. Bruno Chiarellotto (Universita' di Padova) Il lavoro e la vita di Alexander Grothendieck -- Italian
March 25, 2014, 4:00pm
Prof. Alfio Quarteroni (Ecole Polytechnique de Lausanne and Politecnico di Milano) The challenge of complexity in numerical simulations -- English
April 8, 2014, 4:00pm
Prof. Camillo De Lellis (Univ. Zuerich) From Nash to Onsager: funny coincidences across differential geometry and the theory of turbulence English
May 13, 2014, 4:00pm
Prof. Massimo Fornasier (Univ. di Monaco) From Mantegna's frescoes to variational methods for the inpainting of images - (Colloquia Prodi) - Talk in memory of Vicent Caselles Italian
21.01.2014, 4:00pm
Prof. Ciro Ciliberto (Univ. Roma Tor Vergata) Limiting cases
Italian
20.11.2013, 4:00pm
Prof. Andrew S. Tanenbaum (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) Where are we going?
English
24.9.2013, 4:00pm
Avinoam Mann (Einstein Institute of Mathematics - Hebrew University of Jerusalem) What is asymptotic group theory?
25.6.2013
Rainer Dahlhaus (Universitaet Heidelberg)

Phase Synchronization and Cointegration: Bridging Two Theories
11.6.2013
Gene Abrams (University of Colorado)
Leavitt path algebras -- Something for everyone:
algebra, analysis, graph theory, number theory


14.5.2013
Antonio Marquina (Universidad de Valencia)
The total variation norm in computational fluid dynamics 
and image processing
Yes
16.4.2013
Giovanna Citti (Universita' di Bologna)
A cortical inspired, geometrical model for contour perception and motion integration Yes
19.3.2013
Mariano Giaquinta (Scuola Normale Superiore) Il periodo iniziale del Calcolo delle Variazioni Yes
26.2.2013
Angelo Guerraggio (Univ. Insubria)
La nascita dell'Analisi funzionale Yes
12.2.2013
Stuart Russell (UC Berkeley and Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie)
Unifying logic and probability: A "New Dawn" for Artificial Intelligence? Yes
29.1.2013
Angelo Vistoli (Scuola Normale Superiore)
Dimensione essenziale Yes
8.1.2013
Georges Gonthier (Microsoft Research) Proof engineering, from the Four Color to the Odd Order Theorem Yes
11.12.2012 Henry Berestycki (EHESS, Parigi) Reaction-diffusion equations and propagation phenomena Yes
30.10.2012
Claudio Bartocci (Universita' di Genova) Hilbert e la rifondazione della geometria Yes
29.5.2012
Adrian Iovita (Univ. Padova) p-Adic Families of Modular Forms
17.4.2012
Giovanni Sambin (Univ. Padova)
Why point-free topology is more general than standard topology: an embedding of concrete spaces into positive topologies Yes
20.3.2012
Alberto Gandolfi (Univ. Firenze)
Indipendenza, probabilita' condizionate, diseguaglianze di correlazione e grafi Yes
28.2.2012
G\E9rard Meurant (Former Research Director, Commissariat \E0 l'Energie Atomique, France) History of Supercomputers: past, present and future
Yes
31.1.2012
Boi Faltings (EPFL, Lausanne)
Getting agents to tell the truth Yes
13.12.2011
Susanna Terracini (Universita' Milano Bicocca)
Partizioni ottimali e problemi ellittici con forte competizione

11.10.2011
Janos Pintz (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
On the twin prime conjecture
Yes
27.9.2011
Ian Sloan (University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia)
Lifting the curse of dimensionality: numerical integration in very high dimensions
Yes
7.6.2011
Laszlo Fuchs (Tulane University, New Orleans)
When is an abelian group free abelian?

3.05.2011
Hendrik Lenstra (Universiteit Leiden, The Netherlands)
Modelling finite fields
Yes
5.04.2011
Daniele Mundici (Univ. Firenze)
La logica dei poliedri
Yes
15.03.2011
Francis Clarke (Universit\E9 Claude Bernard Lyon 1)
An introduction to discontinuous feedback in control
Yes
1.03.2011
Bruce Olberding (New Mexico State University)
Noetherian rings from a non-Noetherian perspective

18.1.2011
Donatella Marini (Universit\E0 di Pavia)
Twist-Kirchhoff model for plate bending problems

23.11.2010
Marco LiCalzi (Univ. Ca' Foscari Venezia)
L'ingegneria dell'interazione strategica

9.11.2010
Gerhard Wanner (Universit\E9 de Gen\E8ve) Kepler, Newton and Numerical Analysis

19.10.2010
Antonio Fasano (Univ. Firenze)
Nonstandard flows in porous media: mathematics vs.
engineering



* Recorded colloquia: some seminars have been recorded. They can be seen by accessing this web page with a computer located inside the department and with a wired network connection.


Archive of previous colloquia (before Academic Year 2010-2011)


For any information on the Colloquia Patavina series, please refer to the colloquia committee: Fabio ANCONA, Cinzia BONOTTO, Laura CARAVENNA, Mauro CONTI, Matteo LONGO.
Web page maintained by Mauro Conti and Ankit Gangwal.