Seminar: Basic Notions, Summer Term 2016
Organisers: Regula Krapf, Joris Roos, Catharina Stroppel
This seminar is organised by students as a BIGS event. The goal is to present topics from all areas of mathematics in an elementary and informal way. The talks should be accessible to a general mathematical audience.
Everybody is welcome to attend and/or give a talk.
Coffee, tea and cookies will be served afterwards.
If you would like to give a talk please contact Regula or Joris.
The seminar will take place Wednesdays 14-16 in room 1.007.
For some inspiration you can take a look at previous instances of this seminar here, here, here, here and here.
|27.04.2016||Regula Krapf||What is the axiom of choice?|
How (not) to choose infinitely many socks
|04.05.2016||Tim Seynnaeve||What is an axiomatic projective plane?|
|11.05.2016||Néstor León Delgado||Games: an introduction to Lie groupoids|
|01.06.2016||Mateus Sousa (IMPA)||The Kakeya needle problem|
|22.06.2016||João Pedro Ramos||The sharp Hausdorff-Young inequality|
|29.06.2016||Gennady Uraltsev||A tourist's guide to abstract harmonic analysis|
|06.07.2016||Philipp Lücke||What is an automorphism tower?|
|13.07.2016||Federico Zerbini||Multiple zeta values|