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Modern Mathematics: An Introduction to MSRI's 2008-09 Programs October 10, 2007 - October 11, 2007

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Oct 10, 2007
Wednesday
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
  Welcome to MSRI
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
  Finding Rational Curves through Prescribed Points
Brendan Hassett (Rice University)
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
  Index formulas: a bridge between Topology, Geometry, Analysis, and Linear Algebra.
Paul Loya
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
  Dinner
Oct 11, 2007
Thursday
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Undergraduate Colloquium:Easy-to-explain but hard-to-solve problems in Convex Geometry
Jesus de Loera (University of California, Davis)
02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  Introduction to MSRI
02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  Undergraduate mini-course on the Calculus of Analytic Critical Points
Brendan Hassett (Rice University)
02:30 PM - 03:00 PM
  Break
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
  Most Hard Equations are Easy
J. Maurice Rojas
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  Ergodic Ramsey Theory
Vitaly Bergelson