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Hilbert’s Hotel and other encounters with infinity

How do we measure infinity? How do we compare infinite sets? If someone tells you that “it is equally likely for a prime number to have residue +1 as it is likely for it to have residue…

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Expander graphs, modular forms and cryptography, Luca De Feo

This public lecture was part of the Foundations and Applications of Lattice-based Cryptography workshop at ICMS. We were delighted to welcome speaker Luca De Feo to give this talk. Alice and the…

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The Dark Side of Isaac Newton, Piers Bursill-Hall

This public lecture was part of the Young Researchers in Combinatorics workshop at ICMS. We were delighted to welcome speaker Piers Bursill-Hall (University of Cambridge) for this public lecture.We…

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Fourier's hieroglyphs, Jean Dhombres

This public lecture was part of the Fourier Analysis @200 workshop at ICMS. We were delighted to welcome speaker Jean Dhombres (École des hautes études en sciences sociales/ The School…

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The Rough Journey of Brownian Motion, Ilya Chevyrev

This public lecture was part of the Harmonic Analysis, Stochastics and PDEs workshop at ICMS. We were delighted to welcome speaker Ilya Chevyrev (University of Edinburgh) for this public lecture.The…

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Jack Carr Inaugural Lecture - Musical Interlude

As part of the Jack Carr Inaugural lecture, Emily Carr-Martin and Sam Carr performed some pieces of music special to and inspired by their father, Jack.

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Chris Budd Public Lecture - Computing: past, present and future

During May 2022, ICMS hosted the Research Workshop - Adaptive Moving and Anisotropic Meshes for the Numerical Approximation of PDEs. This public lecture was part of the workshop. Computers…

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Jack Carr Inaugural Lecture: Ngô Bảo Châu on the functional equation of automorphic L-functions

ICMS and the Jack Carr Fund are delighted to present the Inaugural Jack Carr lecture, given by the 2010 Fields Medallist Professor Ngô Bảo Châu. The lecture, which we hope to make an…

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One World SNIPS: Alain Durmus

One World Virtual Seminar Series - Stochastic Numerics and Inverse Problems, 16 March 2022 Alain Durmus (ENS Paris-Saclay) On the geometric convergence for MALA under verifiable conditions

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One World SNIPS: Sebastian Reich

One World Virtual Seminar Series - Stochastic Numerics and Inverse Problems, 16 February 2022 Sebastian Reich (University of Potsdam) Frequentist perspective on robust parameter estimation using the…

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Panel discussion with Aris Winger, Danny Bernard Martin and Vijay Teeluck - Wednesday 26 January

25 Jan - 26 Jan 2022ICMS hosted the "Mathematics: Inclusive or Exclusive? Putting colour, culture and context into the curriculum" workshopPanel Discussion on the differences between US and…

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Tarik Aougab - Wednesday 26 January

25 Jan - 26 Jan 2022ICMS hosted the "Mathematics: Inclusive or Exclusive? Putting colour, culture and context into the curriculum" workshopEthics and anti-racism syllabi for mathematics…

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Edmund Robertson - Tuesday 25 January

25 Jan - 26 Jan 2022ICMS hosted the "Mathematics: Inclusive or Exclusive? Putting colour, culture and context into the curriculum" workshopMacTutor - My Personal Journey Edmund Robertson…

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Christopher Hollings - Tuesday 25 January

25 Jan - 26 Jan 2022ICMS hosted the "Mathematics: Inclusive or Exclusive? Putting colour, culture and context into the curriculum" workshopDiversifying Mathematics in Oxford Christopher…

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June Barrow-Green - Tuesday 25 January

25 Jan - 26 Jan 2022ICMS hosted the "Mathematics: Inclusive or Exclusive? Putting colour, culture and context into the curriculum" workshopDiversifying the Curriculum through History of…

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Aris Winger - Tuesday 25 January

25 Jan - 26 Jan 2022ICMS hosted the "Mathematics: Inclusive or Exclusive? Putting colour, culture and context into the curriculum" workshopMathematics, Race and Belonging Aris Winger…

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