**TIME ** |
**SPEAKER** |
**TITLE** |

** September 13 **
Th 4:15pm
| Zhenghan Wang
(UCSB/Microsoft Station Q) |
Mathematics of Topological Quantum Computing |

** September 20 **
Th 4:15pm
| Emily Peters
(Loyola U. Chicago) |
Planar algebras and proof by pictures |

** September 27 **
Th 4:15pm
| Ilijas Farah
(York U.) |
Coarse spaces and uniform Roe algebras |

** October 4 **
Th 4:15pm
| Piotr Hajlasz
(U. Pitt.) |
Topologically nontrivial counterexamples to Sard's theorem |

** October 18 **
Th 4:15pm
| Amir Mohammadi
(UCSD) |
Effective results in homogeneous dynamics |

** November 1 **
Th 4:15pm
| Rachel Kuske
(Georgia Tech) |
Stochastic averaging for multiple scale models driven by fat-tailed noise |

** November 29 **
Th 4:15pm
| Eyal Lubetzky
(Courant Inst./NYU) |
Dynamical phase transitions for the 2D Potts model |

**January 10 **
Th 4:15pm
| Vera Mikyoung Hur
(UIUC) |
Water waves: breaking, peaking and disintegration |

**February 14 **
Th 4:15pm
| Christine Berkesch
(U. Minnesota) |
Virtual resolutions for a product of projective spaces |

**February 21 **
Th 4:15pm
| Kyoshi Igusa
(Brandeis U.) |
The nearby Lagrangian conjecture and its relation to algebraic K-theory |

**February 28 **
Th 4:15pm
| Lydia Bieri
(U. Michigan) |
The Einstein Equations and Gravitational Waves |

**March 7 **
Th 4:15pm
| Valery Lunts
(Indiana U.) |
Survey of Grothendieck ring of varieties and motivic measures |

**March 21 **
Th 4:15pm
| Kathryn Hess Bellwald
(EPFL) |
Topological adventures in neuroscience |

** April 4 **
Th 4:15pm
| Bruce Kleiner
(NYU) |
Geometric flows and diffeomorphism groups |

**April 11 **
Th 4:15pm
| Alex Furman
(UIC) |
Ergodic methods in rigidity of representations |