2019

Date17 May 2019 (Fri) 5:30 - 6:30pm
TitleFrontiers of Mathematics Lectures: What we know about transcendental numbers and what we would like to know
SpeakerProfessor Gisbert Wüstholz (Professor Emeritus, Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland)

Date07 May 2019 (Tue) 11:00am - 12:00noon
TitlePostgraduate Student Seminar - The origins of representation theory, then and now
SpeakerMr. Antoine Lefebvre de Saint Germain (HKU)

Date29 Apr 2019 (Mon) 3:00 - 4:00pm
TitleColloquium - A combinatorial approach to partition identities from representation theory
SpeakerDr. Jehanne Dousse (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France)

Date26 Apr 2019 (Fri) 2:00 - 5:30pm
TitleHong Kong Probability Seminar (at HKU)
SpeakerProfessor Piotr Graczyk (Université d'Angers) & Dr. Wei Qian (U of Cambridge)

Date25 Apr 2019 (Thu) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleColloquium - Cohomological test vectors and arithmetic of automorphic L-functions
SpeakerProfessor Binyong Sun (Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, CAS)

Date15 Apr 2019 (Mon) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleComputational Science Seminar - Least Squares Augmented Methods for Fluid and Porous Media Couplings
SpeakerProfessor Zhilin Li (CRSC & Mathematics, North Carolina State U, USA)

Date03 Apr 2019 (Wed) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleColloquium - Nonbacktracking spectrum of random matrices
SpeakerProfessor Charles Bordenave (CNRS and l’Institut de Mathématiques de Marseille, France)

Date02 Apr 2019 (Tue) 4:30 - 5:30pm
TitleColloquium - Complex analysis: Two is a special number
SpeakerProfessor David Drasin (Purdue U)

Date02 Apr 2019 (Tue) 2:30 - 3:30pm
TitleGeometry Seminar - CR Geometry and Rigidity of CR Maps
SpeakerProfessor Sung-Yeon Kim (KIAS, Korea)

Date30 Mar 2019 (Sat) 10:00am - 12:20pm
TitleHong Kong Geometry Colloquium (at HKU)
SpeakerProfessor Sung-Yeon Kim (KIAS, Korea) & Professor Huijun Fan (Peking U)

Date29 Mar 2019 (Fri) 11:00am
TitlePostgraduate Student Seminar - Hilbert Scheme and Punctual Hilbert Scheme
SpeakerMr. Wu Zhang (PhD Student, Department of Mathematics, HKU)

Date15 Mar 2019 (Fri) 2:00 - 5:30pm
TitleHong Kong Probability Seminar (at HKUST)
SpeakerProfessor Michael Choi (CUHK Shenzhen) & Professor Leonardo T. Rolla (U Buenos Aires and NYU Shanghai)

Date04 Mar 2019 (Mon) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleColloquium - Persistence and Bonnet surfaces
SpeakerProfessor Robert Conte (École normale supérieure de Cachan & HKU)

Date02 Mar 2019 (Sat) 10:00am - 12:20pm
TitleHong Kong Geometry Colloquium (at HKUST)
SpeakerProfessor Jianxun Hu (Sun Yat-Sen U) & Professor Qizheng Yin (Peking U)

Date26 Feb 2019 (Tue) 3:30 - 4:30pm
TitleAnalysis Seminar - Global regularity for the 3D relativistic massive Vlasov-Maxwell system
SpeakerProfessor Xuecheng Wang (Yau Mathematical Sciences Center, Tsinghua U)

Date19 Feb 2019 (Tue) 4:30 - 5:30pm
TitleGeometry Seminar - Bases of upper cluster algebras and tropical points
SpeakerProfessor Fan Qin (Shanghai Jiao Tong U, China)

Date19 Feb 2019 (Tue) 3:30 - 4:30pm
TitleAnalysis Seminar - A Qualitative Description of Extremals for Morrey's Inequality
SpeakerDr. Francis Seuffert (U of Pennsylvania, USA)

Date14 Feb 2019 (Thu) 2:00 - 5:30pm
TitleHong Kong Probability Seminar (at CUHK)
SpeakerProfessor Qi-Man Shao (CUHK) & Professor Federico Camia (NYU Abu Dhabi)

Date13 Feb 2019 (Wed) 2:00 - 3:00pm
TitleAnalysis Seminar - Introduction to non-standard analysis (Lecture 2)
SpeakerProfessor Chung Pang Mok (Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

Date12 Feb 2019 (Tue) 4:30 - 5:30pm
TitleAnalysis Seminar - Introduction to non-standard analysis (Lecture 1)
SpeakerProfessor Chung Pang Mok (Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

Date29 Jan 2019 (Tue) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleComputational Science Seminar - Discovery mathematical models from experimental data
SpeakerDr. Alessandro Alla (Pontifical Catholic University (PUC- Rio), Brazil)

Date25 Jan 2019 (Fri) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleLecture Series: Model order reduction for dynamical systems (Lecture 3)
SpeakerDr. Alessandro Alla (Pontifical Catholic University (PUC- Rio), Brazil)

Date23 Jan 2019 (Wed) 3:00 - 4:00pm
TitleGeometry Seminar - From totally sign-skew-symmetric matrix to cluster algebra
SpeakerProfessor Min Huang (Université de Sherbrooke, Canada)

Date22 Jan 2019 (Tue) 5:00 - 6:00pm
TitleFrontiers of Mathematics Lecture: Everything Old is New Again: The Return of Gradient Based Optimization Methods
SpeakerProfessor Marc Teboulle (School of Mathematical Sciences, Tel Aviv U, Israel)

Date21 Jan 2019 (Mon) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleLecture Series: Model order reduction for dynamical systems (Lecture 2)
SpeakerDr. Alessandro Alla (Pontifical Catholic University (PUC- Rio), Brazil)

Date18 Jan 2019 (Fri) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleLecture Series: Model order reduction for dynamical systems (Lecture 1)
SpeakerDr. Alessandro Alla (Pontifical Catholic University (PUC- Rio), Brazil)

Date16 Jan 2019 (Wed) 4:00 - 5:00pm
TitleComputational Science Seminar - A Dynamic Programming approach on a tree structure for finite horizon optimal control problems
SpeakerDr. Alessandro Alla (Pontifical Catholic University (PUC- Rio), Brazil)

Date11 Jan 2019 (Fri) 2:00 - 5:30pm
TitleHong Kong Probability Seminar (at HKU)
SpeakerDr. Ka Chun Cheung (HKU) & Dr. Zuoquan Xu (Poly U)

Date11 Jan 2019 (Fri) 5:30 - 6:30pm
TitleColloquium - Proximal minimization algorithms for nonconvex and nonsmooth problems
SpeakerProfessor Shoham Sabach (Technion, Israel)

Date10 Jan 2019 (Thu) 9:30 - 10:30am
TitleColloquium - Multiscale Model Reduction for Heterogeneous Problems
SpeakerDr. Guanglian Li (Imperial College London, UK)

Date09 Jan 2019 (Wed) 11:00am - 12:00noon
TitleColloquium - On the convergence rates of first-order and second-order algorithms for regularized optimization
SpeakerDr. Ching-pei Lee (U of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)

Date09 Jan 2019 (Wed) 9:30 - 10:30am
TitleColloquium - Solving Inverse Problems on Networks: Graph Cuts, Optimization Landscape, Synchronization
SpeakerDr. Shuyang Ling (New York U, USA)

Date08 Jan 2019 (Tue) 2:00 - 3:00pm
TitleColloquium - Arithmetic of L-functions
SpeakerDr. Fabian Januszewski (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)

Date08 Jan 2019 (Tue) 3:30 - 4:30pm
TitleColloquium - Maximality of Galois actions for abelian varieties
SpeakerDr. Chun-Yin Hui (Tsinghua U, China)

Date07 Jan 2019 (Mon) 2:30 - 3:30pm
TitleColloquium - Generalized doubling integrals and the Langlands program
SpeakerDr. Yuanqing Cai (The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)