

March 16

No talk, Winter quarter finals week



March 23

No talk, spring break



March 30

No talk, first week of quarter



April 6

Dan Romik, UC Davis
(webpage:
https://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~romik/)
Title: Enumerating the $n$dimensional representations of $\operatorname{SU}(3)$, the Witten zeta function, and the Bernoulli numbers



April 13

Jayadev Athreya, University of Washington
(webpage:
https://faculty.washington.edu/jathreya/)
Title: Counting Pillowcase Covers using Marked Trees



April 20

June Huh, Princeton University
(webpage:
http://wwwpersonal.umich.edu/~junehuh/)
Title: Hard Lefschetz theorems and HodgeRiemann relations in geometry, algebra, and combinatorics



April 22
(MEB
248)

June Huh, Princeton University
(webpage:
http://wwwpersonal.umich.edu/~junehuh/)
Departmental Colloquium



April 27

Jesús De Loera, UC Davis
(webpage:
https://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~deloera/)
Title: Tverbergstyle theorems over lattices and other discrete sets



May 35

Curtis T. McMullen, Harvard University
(webpage:
http://www.math.harvard.edu/~ctm/)
Milliman Lectures



May 11

Adam Sheffer, Caltech
(webpage:
http://www.its.caltech.edu/~adamsh/)
Title: Incidences, Polynomial Partitioning, and Hilbert Polynomials



May 18
(SMI
211)

Alexander Holroyd, Microsoft Research
(webpage:
http://research.microsoft.com/enus/um/people/holroyd/)
Title: Mathematics of Bell Ringing



May 25

Jose Samper, University of Washington
Title: The greedy algorithm, matroid polytopes and shifted simplicial complexes



June 1

Eric Fusy, LIX, École Polytechnique
(webpage:
http://www.lix.polytechnique.fr/~fusy/)
Title: Combinatorics of Baxter permutations



June 8

Jair Taylor, University of Washington
(webpage:
http://www.math.washington.edu/~jptaylor/445.html)
Title: Formal group laws and hypergraph colorings



June 16

Michal Adamaszek, University of Copenhagen
(webpage:
http://www.mimuw.edu.pl/~aszek/)
Title: Simplicial face numbers via extremal graph theory


