Talks at the Research Seminar are given by BCC department faculty members and invited speakers from other institutions. The seminar usually meets on Tuesdays at 12 p.m. in room CP 305 for one hour. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Spring 2016 Research Seminar Schedule
Coordinator: Maria Psarelli

Joel Nagloo, BCC, On degree bounds for Lie integrability of algebraic differential equations.  

Mark Edelman, BCC/NYU/Yeshiva, Systems with powerlaw memory and fractional dynamics  

Medhi Lejmi, BCC, The symplectic Futaki invariant as an asymptotic invariant  

Nishan Chatterjee, Graduate Center of CUNY, Some metric properties of Teichmuller space of a closed set in the sphere  

Uma Iyer, BCC, Quantum Differential Operators  

Yves Martin, University of Chile, On collections of Fourier coefficients which determine Siegel cusp forms of degree two  

Andres Villaveces, Universidad Nacional, Bogota, Colombia, Model Theory and jfunctions  

Roman Kossak, BCC and the Graduate Center of CUNY, On some applications of nonstandard models  

Earl Taft, Rutgers University, Left Quantum Groups  

Mehdi Lejmi, BCC, Quaternionic BottChern cohomologies and existence of HKT metrics  

SPRING RECESS no lecture scheduled  

Sudeb Mitra, Queens College and the Graduate Center of CUNY, TBA  

The Stanley Friedlander Lecture Jason Behrstock, Lehman College and the Graduate Center of CUNY, Random graphs and applications to Coxeter groups 


Karen Taylor, BCC, The Shintani Lift on the Full Modular Group  
Fall 2016 Research Seminar Schedule
Coordinator: Cormac O'Sullivan

Alexander Kheyfits, BCC, The Lambert W function  

Ivan Horozov, BCC, 4dimensional regular and semiregular polytopes  

No Seminar (Holiday)  

No Seminar (Holiday)  

Joel Zablow, BCC, Relations in quandles, groups, and braiding  

Cris Poor, Fordham University, Examples of modularity in degree two  

Roman Kossak, BCC and Graduate Center of CUNY, Borel reducibility  

Nikos Apostolakis, BCC Non crossing trees and their medial directed trees  

Mel Nathanson, Lehman College and the Graduate Center, CUNY Asymptotic approximate groups  

Deirdre Haskell, McMaster University Using model theory to find upper bounds on VC density  

Tony Weaver, BCC A counting problem arising in mapping class groups  

Luis Fernandez, BCC Quantization of the curvature of harmonic surfaces in spheres  