Department News

Shanks Workshop on Subfactors and Applications

The Shanks Workshop on Subfactors and Applications will be held at Vanderbilt September 30 to October 1, 2017. The workshop will bring together researchers working in areas of mathematics related to the theory of subfactors. This includes conformal field theory, statistical mechanical models, algebraic quantum field theory, quantum computing, tensor networks, low-dimensional topology. and fusion » Read More

Denis Osin Invited to Speak at ICM 2018

Professor Denis Osin has been invited to speak at the International Congress of Mathematicians in 2018. Held once every four years, the ICM brings together mathematicians from all over the world to discuss the latest developments in every area of mathematics. An ICM invitation is considered to be one of the most significant recognitions of » Read More

BLAST Conference Honoring Bjarni Jónsson, August 14-18

The Department of Mathematics will host the 2017 BLAST Conference August 14-18, 2017. BLAST is a conference series focusing on Boolean algebras, lattices, algebraic logic, quantum logic, universal algebra, set theory, and set-theoretic and point-free topology. It circulates among different universities, and this is the first time it will be held at Vanderbilt. A list » Read More

Upcoming Events.
September 21, 2017 (Thursday), 3:33 pm

Department Tea

Location: Stevenson 1425

September 21, 2017 (Thursday), 4:10 pm

Calibrations, Potential Theories and the Dirichlet Problem

Blaine H. Lawson, Stony Brook University
Location: Stevenson 5211

September 22, 2017 (Friday), 3:10 pm

Talk Title TBA

Bert Guillou, University of Kentucky
Location: Stevenson 1310

September 22, 2017 (Friday), 4:10 pm

Maximal Regularity and Critical Spaces for Quasilinear Parabolic Evolution Equations

Gieri Simonett, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1307