CMSA Postdoc Philippe Sosoe describes the center’s regular Random Matrix and Probability Theory seminars, and highlights a few of the series’ more diverse topics of discussion.
More info on the seminar series can be found here: http://cmsa.fas.harvard.edu/random-matrix-probability-theory-seminar-wednesdays/
Artan Sheshmani (QGM Aarhus/CMSA Harvard) describes his research and ongoing lecture series on Donaldson-Thomas and Gromov-Witten theories, moduli space, and string theory.
More information and recordings of Dr. Sheshmani’s lecture series can be found on this channel, and on CMSA’s website
Lorenzo Sironi gave a talk on “Electron Heating and Acceleration in the Vicinity of Supermassive Black Holes” at CMSA’s Workshop on Aspects of General Relativity in May .
James Guillochon gave a talk on “Tidal disruptions of stars by supermassive black holes: dynamics, light, and relics” at CMSA’s Workshop on Aspects of General Relativity in May.
CMSA recently hosted a three-day Simons Collaboration workshop on Homological Mirror Symmetry. We interviewed Professor Bong Lian (Brandeis University), one of the workshop’s organizers, about the event and the field.