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MSRI: Fall 1998## Introductory Workshop, Random Matrix Models and their Applications

January 19-23, 1999

- Madan Lal Mehta Random Matrices I
- Peter Sarnak Random Matrix Models
- Eduoard Brezin Random Matrices and Random Surfaces 1
- Harold Widom Kernels of Integral Operators and Eigenvalue Distribution in Random Matrix Ensembles I
- Madan Lal Mehta Random Matrices 2
- Eduoard Brezin Random Matrices and Random Surfaces 2
- Peter Sarnak 0's of Zeta Functions and Random Matrices
- Xin Zhou Reimann Hilbert Problems
- Percy Deift Integral Operators
- Eduoard Brezin Universalities in Random Matrices
- Harlod Widom Kernels of Integral Operators and Eigenvalue Distribution in Random Matrix Ensembles II
- Pierre van Moerbeke Integral Systems and Random Matrices 1
- Boris Dubrovin Frobenius Manifolds, Isomonodromy Deformations, and Integrable Hierarchies 1
- Xin Zhou Steepest Descent Method
- Percy Deift Orthogonal Polynomial and Random Matrix Theory
- Pierre van Moerbeke Integral Systems and Random Matrices 2
- Peter Forrester Matrix Enssembles with General B, 1
- Madan Lal Mehta Random Matrices 3
- Peter Forrester Matrix Enssembles with General B, 2
- Estelle Basor Distribution Functions for Linear Statistics
- Pierre van Moerbeke Integral Systems and Random Matrices 3
- Boris Dubrovin Frobenius Manifolds, Isomonodromy Deformations, and Integrable Hierarchies 2
## Random Matrix, Statistical Mechanics, and Integrable Systems Workshop

February 22-26, 1999

- Mourad Ismail Discriminants, q-Differences and Electrostatics
- Eduoard Brezin Scaling limit of random matrices and KdV flow
- Giovanni Cicuta Phase Transitions and Random Matrices
- Takahiro Shiota Fay Identities, Fredholm determinants, soliton formulas and random matrices
- Persi Diaconis What is HAAR Measure Anyways?
- Percy Deift Asymptotics for random permutations
- Rodney Baxter Chiral Potts Model
- Barry McCoy Correlation Functions of XXZ model at finite temperature
- Vladimir Korepin Algebra of Integral Operators and Correlation functions of 1D electron gas
- Nikita Slavnov The operator-valued RHP for the correlation functions of the Quantum NLS
- Sergei Novikov Operators on Graphs and Symplectic Geometry
- Bill Sutherland Behavior of a Quantum Fluid Interacting by an Inverse-square Potential in a Time-dependent Harmonic Trap
- Jean-Bernard Zuber Boundary conformal field theory and representation of the fusion algebra
- Tetsuji Miwa Extended Vertex operator algebras and monomial bases
- Edward Frenkel Baxter's Q-operator and the Virasoro algebra
- Alexander Veselov Locus Configurations in the Theory of Calogero-Moser systems and WDVV equations
- Paul Bleher Universality and Scaling for Zeros of Random Polynomials
- Anthony Zee Some unsolved problems in the Random MAtrices and Hamiltonians
- Ken McLaughlin On the semi-classical limit of the focusing nonlinear Schroedinger equation
- Peter Clarkson On the relationship between the discreet and continuous Painleve equations
- Eric Delabaere Quantum Resurgence
- Mark Adler Integrable Structures Inherent in Random Matrix Theory
- Sarbarish Chakravarty Ageneralized Darboux-Halphen system, 2
- Samson Shatashvili D-particle bound states and generalized instantons
## Self-Assembling Geometric Structures in Material Science: The Geometry of Interfaces in Mesoscopic Materials

April 12-14, 1999

- Robert Meyer Symmetry and textures in thin films of smectic liquid crystals
- Greg Forest Interactions between microstructure and flow of liquid crystal polymers
- Eliot Fried Generalized Ginzburg-Landau and Cahn-Hilliard equations and their sharp-interface limits
- Joseph Zasadzinski Frustration and Defects in Liquid Crystals and Liposomes
- John Seddon Micellar and Inverse Micellar Cubic Phases of Lipids and Surfactants
- Veit Elser Novel Space Partitioners
- Karsten-Grosse Brauckmann Triply periodic interfaces with curvature properties
- J.F. Charvolin Study of the phase transformation between two cubic structures
- Richard Templer Breaking the Energetic Degeneracy Between Bicontinuous Cubic Phases of Associate Periodic Minimal Surfaces
- Peter W. Bates Converegence of level sets for solutions to the Cahn-Hilliard equation to the Mullins-Sekerka flow
- Thomas Lubensky Scherk's First Surface, Screw Dislocations, and Twist Grain Boundaries
- Frank Bates Control with Block Copolymers: From Melts to Micelles
- Murugappan Muthukumar Pattern-Directed Self Assembly
- Edwin Thomas The Geometry of Intermaterial Dividing Surfaces in Block Copolymers
## Random Matrices and their Applications

June 7-11, 1999

- Oriel Bohigas On the distribution of the total energy of a system of non-interacting fermions
- Gernot Akemann Universality of unitary ensembles in the microscopic scaling limit
- Shinsuke Nishigaki Deformed Random Matrix ensembles and Anderson Hamiltonian
- Stephane Nonnenmacher Algebraic Study of the Pair correlation function for quantum maps
- Martin Zirnbauer Dual Pairs in Random Matrix Theory
- Pavel Bleher Double Scaling Limit for Orthogonal Polynomials
- Shinobu Hikami Random Matrix with deterministic source
- Alexei Khorunzhy On Universality of the Smoothes Eigenvalue density of large random matrices
- Steve Zelditch Universality and Scaling of correlations of Zeros and complex manifolds
- Andre Voros Exact Quantization method for General 1D polynomials potentials
- Eugene Bogomolny Spectral Statistics
- Paul Zinn-Justin Matrix Models, Links and Knots
- Mark Srednicki Correlations in Chaotic Eigenfunctions in Space and Time
- Peter Sarnak Random matrix theory and zeroes of zeta functions - a survey
- Michael Rubinstein Zeros of L-functions: computations and the behavior of low zeros
- Jon Keating RMT
- Steven Gonek The Second moment of the reciprocal of the Riemann zeta functin and it's derivative
- Alex Gamburd Spectra of Elements in Group rings and Random Matrix Theory
- Patricio Leboeuf Random Polynomials in Quantum Chaos: a Review
- Ali Ozluk Zeros of Quadratic L-funcions close to the Real Axis
- Atle Selberg Linear combinations of L-functions and Zeros on the Critical Line
- Dennis Hejhal Linear combinations of L-functions and Zeros off the Critical Line
- Jeff Lagarias Complements to Li's Criterion for the Riemann Hypothesis
- Audrey Terras Artin L-functions of Graph Coverings
- Kannan Soundararajan Beyond Pair Corelation
- Svetlana Katok Spanning sets for automorphic forms and dynamics of the frame flow on complex hyperbolic spaces
- Zeev Rudnick The quantized cat map and quantum ergodicity
- Daniel Goldston The Logarithmic Derivative of the Riemann Zeta-Function and Pair Correlation of Zeros
- David Farmer Mean Values of L-functions and symmetry
- Philippe DiFrancesco Coloring Random Triangulations
- Kurt Johansson Discrete orthogonal polynomials ensembles
- Jinho Baik The Asymptotics of Monotone of subsequences of involutions
- Alexei Borodin Z-Measures on the partitions, Robinson-Schensted-Knuth correspondence
## Workshop on Mathematical Foundations of CAD

June 4-5, 1999

- H. Edelsbrunner Computational Geometry and Discrete Mathematics in CAD
- T.N.T Goodman Splines, subdivision methods, and wavelets
- Helmut Pottmann Applications of Special Geometries in CAD
- John Sullivan Discrete Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces
## Summer Graduate Program in Nonlinear dynamics of low-dimensional continua

June 21-July 2, 1999

- Anette Hosoi Dynamics of Points
- Anette Hosoi Numerical Methods for ODEs
- Anette Hosoi Mechanics I
- Anette Hosoi Numerical Methods for PDEs
- Anette Hosoi Patterns in Material Science
- L. Mahadevan Scaling and Dimensional Analysis
- L. Mahadevan Geometry of Curves and Surfaces
- L. Mahadevan Mechanics II
- L. Mahadevan Mechanics III
- L. Mahadevan Patterns in Geomorphology
- L. Mahadevan Patterns in Chemistry
- L. Mahadevan Patterns in Biology
## Lie groups and the method of the moving frame

July 12-23, 1999

- Jeanne N. Clelland Differential Forms
- Jeanne N. Clelland Euclidean and affine spaces, homogenous spaces in general
- Jeanne N. Clelland Curves in Euclidean and affine spaces: curvature and arc length
- Jeanne N. Clelland Surfaces in Euclidean, elliptic and hyperbolic spaces
- Jeanne N. Clelland Surfaces in projective space
- Jeanne N. Clelland Generalized surfaces and Backlund's theorem
- Jeanne N. Clelland Minimality and variational calculations
- Jeanne N. Clelland Weierstrass Formulae
- Jeanne N. Clelland Moving frames in the nonhomogeneous case: frame bundles
## Exterior Differential Systems

July 12-23, 1999

- Robert Bryant Basic Systems: The Frobenius and Pfaff-Darboux Theorems
- Robert Bryant Applications 1: Scalar First order PDE and Lie Groups
- Robert Bryant Cartan-Kahler Theory: Integral manifolds and elements
- Robert Bryant Cartan-Kahler Theorem: Statement, ideas in the proof
- Robert Bryant Applications 2: surface theory, self dual 2-forms in 4D
- Robert Bryant Prolongation: Discussion of the Cartan-Kuranishi theorem
- Robert Bryant Applications 3: special geometries and prescribed curvature
- Robert Bryant G-structures: Examples, pseudo-connections, and torsion
- Robert Bryant Applications 4: CR geometry, holonomy, and special metrics
## The Olga Taussky Todd Celebration of Careers in Mathematics for Women

July 16-18, 1999

- Christa Binder Fraulein Dr. Taussky in Vienna and Gottingen
- Evelyn Boyd Granville Looking Back .....Looking Ahead
- Lisa R. Goldberg Portfolio Risk: Diversification in Volatile Markets
- Fern Y. Hunt Measurement Science and Measure Theory: A Mathematician at NIST today
- Diane Lambert Statistics: Is it Really A Mathematical Science?
- Cathleen Synge Morawetz Problems, including mathematical problems, from my early years
- Linda R. Petzold Math, with an Attitude
- Panel: Issues and Inside Information for women in mathematics
- Richard Varga Remembrances of Olga Taussky Todd, and her impact on me and on her many students
- Helene Shapiro Numbers, Matrices, and Commutativity
- Margaret H. Wright A Selection of Mathematical Experiences
- Lani Wu Following my interest
- Symposium: The Many Careers of Olga Taussky
- Panel: Finding a Traditional or Nontraditional Job and Growing in It
## Non Workshop Lectures

- Donald Knuth The Birth of the Giant Component
- Irving Kaplansky Fun with mathematics: some thoughts from seven decades
## Sponsors Day, March 5, 1999

- Craig Tracy Universality of the Distributions of Random Matrix Theory
- Don McClure U.S. PhD Production and the Job Market

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