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The Panorama Of Mathematics, A conference in honor of S. S. Chern September 14, 2000 - September 16, 2000

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Sep 14, 2000
Thursday
01:30 PM - 04:10 PM
  On the Geometry of Differential Equations
Robert Bryant (Duke University)
04:10 PM - 05:10 PM
  Geometric Ideas Inspired by Physics
Shing-Tung Yau (Harvard University)
Sep 15, 2000
Friday
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  A Hundred Years of the Hilbert Problems
Jeremy Gray (The Open University)
11:00 AM - 02:30 PM
  Some Problems Related to Content Distribution on the Internet
Tom Leighton (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
  Abel's Differential Equations
Phillip Griffiths (Institute for Advanced Study)
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  Hermitian Line Bundles in String Theory and M Theory
Isadore Singer (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Sep 16, 2000
Saturday
01:15 PM - 02:15 PM
  DNA Computation
Leonard Adleman
02:15 PM - 04:00 PM
  Mathematical Challenges from Genomics and Molecular Biology
Richard Karp (University of California, Berkeley)
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  String Theory and the Fabric of Spacetime
Brian Greene