Simons Lectures in Mathematics: Alexander Barvinok
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Friday, April 26, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Alexander Barvinok (University of Michigan)
Wednesday/Thursday/Friday, April 24/25/26, 2019
Lectures: 4:30-5:30pm, Rm. 2-190
Reception: 4:00pm, Rm. 2-290
Main title for all three lectures: Combinatorics, complexity and complex zeros of partition functions
Lecture 1: How (and why) we compute really big polynomials?
Lecture 2: More examples from combinatorics and statistical physics
Lecture 3: Computational complexity and physics: diverging paths?