Date | Speaker(s) | Title |

13 Jan 2014 | Sergio Fenley, Florida State University | Structure and rigidity of totally periodic pseudo-Anosov flows in graph manifolds |

20 Jan 2014 | | No seminar today |

27 Jan 2014 | Jason Rute, Penn State | A variational bound on the mean ergodic theorem in a uniformly convex Banach space |

3 Feb 2014 | Alex Wright, University of Chicago | GL(2,R) orbit closures of translation surfaces |

10 Feb 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Ayse Sahin, DePaul University | Special representations of group actions and low complexity tilings of groups |

17 Feb 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Anatole Katok, Penn State | Kakutani equivalence and restricted orbit equivalence in ergodic theory and dynamics, I: Introduction and overview, Part 1. This is WORKING SEMINAR; DYNAMICS AND ITS WORKING TOOLS talk |

24 Feb 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Anatole Katok, Penn State | Kakutani equivalence and restricted orbit equivalence in ergodic theory and dynamics, II: Actions of higher rank abelian groups and new rigidity problems. This is WORKING SEMINAR; DYNAMICS AND ITS WORKING TOOLS talk |

3 Mar 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Jesse Peterson, Vanderbilt University | CANCELLED |

17 Mar 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Stephen Frankel, Yale University | Quasigeodesic flows and dynamics at infinity. ATTENTION; THis talk will take place on WEDNESDAY MARCH 19 at the time of the GEOMETRY WORKING SEMINAR |

24 Mar 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Renato Feres, Washington University Saint Louis | Statistical physics of simple billiard systems |

31 Mar 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | | *To Be Announced* |

7 Apr 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Bruce Kleiner, NYU | Ricci flow through singularities. Attention: this is "Geometry" talk.... |

14 Apr 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Guillaume Dreyer, Notre-Dame University | Parametrizing Hitchin components |

21 Apr 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Omri Sarig, Weizmann Institute of Science | Symbolic dynamics for three dimensional flows with positive entropy (joint work with Y. Lima) |

28 Apr 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Christian Wolf, The City College of New York | Localized Pressure and Equilibrium States |

5 May 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | Kelly Yancey, University of Maryland | Constructions in Infinite Ergodic Theory, TIME CHANGE: starts at 3:25pm |

12 May 2014 3:35pm - 5:35pm | | *To Be Announced* |

25 Aug 2014 | | *To Be Announced* |

1 Sep 2014 | NO SEMINAR LABOR DAY | *To Be Announced* |

8 Sep 2014 | Yuri Kifer, Hebrew University of Jerusalem | TBA |

15 Sep 2014 | Ilya Vinogradov, University of Bristol | Effective Ratner Theorem for ASL(2, R) and the gaps of the sequence \sqrt n modulo 1 |

22 Sep 2014 | Martin Schmoll, Clemson University | TBA |

29 Sep 2014 | | *To Be Announced* |

6 Oct 2014 | Jayadev Athreya, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign | The Random Minkowski Theorem and Values of Polynomials at Lattice Points |

13 Oct 2014 | Mikhail Lyubich, SUNY Stony Brook | TBA |

20 Oct 2014 | | *To Be Announced* |

27 Oct 2014 | Rafael de la Llave, Georgia Tech | TBA |

3 Nov 2014 | Brandon Seward, University of Michigan | TBA |

10 Nov 2014 | Amir Mohammadi, University of Texas, Austin | TBA |

17 Nov 2014 | Ke Zhang, University of Toronto | TBA |

24 Nov 2014 | NO SEMINAR: Thanksgiving break | *To Be Announced* |

1 Dec 2014 | David Fisher, Indiana University at Bloomington | TBA |

8 Dec 2014 | | *To Be Announced* |