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

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