Upcoming and past IMS special events

Public lecture by Diane Hoffoss

Event date: Monday, October 21, 2019
Prof. Diane Hoffoss

Public lecture by Prof. Diane Hoffoss (University of San Diego) “Unfolding Humanity: Mathematics at Burning Man” will be on October 21 at 5:30pm in Physics Building 204. The public talk is for general audience.

Diane will visit UVa on October 21-22, see here for a full schedule of events and more details.

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Event start date: Monday, May 28, 2018
Jefferson's Rotunda

A conference on the role of journals in mathematics hosted by Professor Karen Parshall and sponsored by IMS will be held at University of Virginia from May 28 to 30, 2018.

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Public Lecture by Jacob Sherson - April 19, 2018

Event date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
Jacob Sherson Poster

A Public Lecture by Jacob Sherson (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark and ScienceAtHome) entitled

Citizen science: benchmarking human and artificial intelligence

will be given on April 19 at 7:00pm in Clark 108

The event is cosponsored by the IMS and Departments of Mathematics and Physics

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IMS Special lectures - Barry Simon - February 26 and 28, 2018

Event start date: Monday, February 26, 2018
Barry Simon lectures poster

The UVa Department of Mathematics & The Institute of Mathematical Sciences present Special Lectures by Barry Simon (California Institute of Technology) entitled

Tales of Our Forefathers

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Virginia Analysis Lectures 2015-16


Part of the 2015-2016 focus year in analysis sponsored by the Institute of Mathematical Science at the University of Virginia

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“Mathemagics with Dr. Arthur Benjamin" The Mathematician and Magician - Sponsored by the Institute of Mathematical Science

Event date: Monday, March 23, 2015
Arthur Benjamin

In his entertaining and fast-paced performance, Dr. Benjamin shows how to mentally add and multiply faster than a calculator, improve your memory for numbers and figure that days of the week for any day in history… and more!


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