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Advances in Homogeneous Dynamics May 11, 2015 - May 15, 2015

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May 11, 2015
Monday
09:30 AM - 09:45 AM
  Welcome
09:50 AM - 10:40 AM
  Effective equidistribution of certain adelic periods
Amir Mohammadi (University of Texas, Austin)
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM
  Tea
11:10 AM - 12:00 PM
  Quantum ergodicity on large graphs
Nalini Anantharaman (Université de Strasbourg)
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
  Lunch
01:30 PM - 02:20 PM
  Geodesic planes in hyperbolic 3-manifolds
Hee Oh (Yale University)
02:30 PM - 02:55 PM
  Equidistribution of expanding translates of curves in homogeneous spaces and its application to Diophantine approximation.
Lei Yang (University of Nevada)
02:55 PM - 03:20 PM
  Entropy in the cusp and singular systems of linear forms
Shirali Kadyrov (Nazarbayev University)
03:20 PM - 03:50 PM
  Tea
03:50 PM - 04:40 PM
  Local spectral gap
Alireza Salehi Golsefidy (University of California, San Diego)
May 12, 2015
Tuesday
09:30 AM - 10:20 AM
  Randomness in Diophantine approximation
Alexander Gorodnik (University of Bristol)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
  Genericity along curves and applications
Corinna Ulcigrai (University of Bristol)
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
  Lunch
01:30 PM - 02:20 PM
  Bernoulli convolutions for algebraic parameters
Peter Varju (University of Cambridge)
02:30 PM - 02:55 PM
  Counting and dynamics in SL_2
Michael Magee (Institute for Advanced Study)
02:55 PM - 03:20 PM
  Hausdorff dimension of product sets in Lie groups
Nicolas de Saxce (Université de Paris XIII (Paris-Nord))
03:20 PM - 03:50 PM
  Tea
03:50 PM - 04:40 PM
  Diophantine approximation for algebraic numbers
Hillel Furstenberg (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
04:40 PM - 06:20 PM
  Reception
May 13, 2015
Wednesday
09:00 AM - 09:50 AM
  Metric diophantine approximation on Lie groups
Emmanuel Breuillard (Université de Paris XI)
09:50 AM - 10:20 AM
  Tea
10:20 AM - 11:10 AM
  Escape of mass for measures invariant under the diagonal group
Uri Shapira (Technion---Israel Institute of Technology)
11:20 AM - 12:10 PM
  Oppenheim conjecture and related problems
Gregory Margulis (Yale University)
May 14, 2015
Thursday
09:00 AM - 09:50 AM
  Effective density of unipotent orbits
Elon Lindenstrauss (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
  On integer points in the Hitchin moduli space
Marc Burger (ETH Zürich)
10:50 AM - 11:20 AM
  Tea
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
  Concert
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
  Lunch
01:30 PM - 02:20 PM
  Random Dynamics and a formula for Furstenberg, Kullback-Ledrappier Entropy
Federico Rodriguez Hertz (Pennsylvania State University)
02:30 PM - 02:55 PM
  Word metric asymptotics for actions of hyperbolic groups on Gromov hyperbolic spaces
Ilya Gekhtman (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn)
02:55 PM - 03:20 PM
  Some Effective Estimates in Reduction Theory of Quadratic Forms
Han Li (Wesleyan University)
03:20 PM - 03:55 PM
  Tea
03:50 PM - 04:40 PM
  Bottom of spectrum and equivariant family of measures at the boundary in negative curvature.
François Ledrappier (University of Notre Dame)
May 15, 2015
Friday
09:00 AM - 09:50 AM
  Random walks on semisimple groups
Jean-François Quint (Université de Bordeaux I)
09:50 AM - 10:20 AM
  Tea
10:20 AM - 11:10 AM
  Global rigidity of Anosov actions by higher rank lattices
Zhiren Wang (Pennsylvania State University)
11:20 AM - 12:10 PM
  Dynamics on the moduli space of flat structures
Maryam Mirzakhani (Stanford University)
12:10 PM - 01:30 PM
  Lunch
01:30 PM - 02:20 PM
  Kinetic transport in quasicrystals
Andreas Strombergsson (Uppsala University)
02:30 PM - 03:20 PM
  Stiffness for Random Walks on Locally symmetric spaces
Alex Eskin (University of Chicago)
03:20 PM - 03:50 PM
  Tea & Goodbye