ESSEN LECTURES
Department of Mathematics
Uppsala University

These lectures are directed to a general audience of PhD students.
The series is named after Professor Matts Essen (1932-2003), who worked at Uppsala until his retirement 1997

June 17-20, 2019: Hubert Bray (Duke)

Geometry, Black Holes, and Dark Matter: An Introduction




Material from 2018 lectures: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12,

Schedule (June 17-20, 2019):

10.15 - 11.00  Lecture
11.15 - 12.00  Lecture
13.30 - 15.00  Lecture/Problem Session

Venue: Room ????, Aangstroemlaboratoriet, Uppsala

There will be one written assignment. The course gives 3 ECTS credits.

Event's Dinner (provisionally):  Thursday 18.00 at Peppar Peppar

Lunches (provisionally):  Monday-Friday 12.30 at Eklundshof

Registered Participants:

Registration will open in 2019



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Previous lectures:

2018 Ioannis Karatzas (Columbia)  Stochastic finance
2017 Jacob Rasmussen (Cambridge)  Knot polynomials and knot homologies
2016 Christian Krattenthaler (Vienna)  The art of bijection
2015 Wilhelm Schlag (Chicago)  An introduction to nonlinear wave equation
2014 Francois Baccelli (Austin)  Stochastic geometry
2013 Alexander Kleshchev (Oregon)  The symmetric group: its combinatorics, representations and applications
2012 Jens Marklof (Bristol)  Emerging applications of homogeneous dynamics: From discrete mathematics to statistical physics