Date | Speaker(s) | Title |

26 Aug 2014 | Alex Wright, Stanford University | An introduction to the use of algebraic geometry in Teichmuller dynamics, I. ATTENTION: the second lecture in this series will take place on THURSDAY AUGUST 28 3:30-6pm in Room MB 113 |

2 Sep 2014 | Alex Wright, Stanford University | An introduction to the use of algebraic geometry in Teichmuller dynamics, III. ATTENTION: the second lecture in this series will take place on THURSDAY AUGUST 28 3:30-6pm in room MB 113. |

9 Sep 2014 | Changguang Dong, Penn State | Metric theory of interval exchange transformations, a survey after Veech, I |

16 Sep 2014 | Changguang Dong, Penn State | Metric theory of interval exchange transformations, a survey after Veech, II |

23 Sep 2014 | Zhiren Wang, Penn State | Measure rigidity of higher rank algebraic Z^r actions, I. |

30 Sep 2014 | Zhiren Wang, Penn State | Measure rigidity of higher rank algebraic Z^r actions, II |

7 Oct 2014 | | NO SEMINAR |

14 Oct 2014 | Alejandro Kocsard, Fluminense Federal University, Brazil | Invariant distributions in elliptic dynamics,I |

21 Oct 2014 | Alejandro Kocsard, Fluminense Federal University, Brazil | Invariant distributions in elliptic dynamics,II |

28 Oct 2014 | Xiangdong Ye, University of Science and Technology of China | Finer structure of minimal systems, the Bohr problem and its higher version |

4 Nov 2014 | Xiangdong Ye, University of Science and Technology of China | Pointwise convergence of multiple ergodic averages and strictly ergodic models |

11 Nov 2014 | | TBA |

18 Nov 2014 | Vladimir Itskov, Penn State | Dynamics near low-dimensional attractors of neural networks. |

25 Nov 2014 | | NO SEMINAR: Thanksgiving break |

2 Dec 2014 | Kurt Vinhage, Penn State | Free Products as Topological Groups in Dynamics, I |

9 Dec 2014 | Kurt Vinhage, Penn State | Free Products as Topological Groups in Dynamics,II |

16 Dec 2014 | | NO SEMINAR, end of semester |