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Key to rooms

  • Aud = Auditorium (1403)
  • SSR = Small Seminar Room (1003A)
  • Com = Comment Area

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Week 1
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Tue, Jan 12
1:45pm
Aud
Timothy Halpin-Healy (Columbia)
A KPZ Playbook

Wed, Jan 13
10:00am
Aud
Severine Atis (Harvard)
Universality classes in growing interfaces:Reaction fronts in disordered flow


2:00pm
Aud
Phillip Schewe (JQI)
Physics by Press Conference: How discoveries get announced
Journalist in Residence talk
Thu, Jan14
10:00am
Aud
David Nelson (Harvard)
Range Expansions in Structured Environments

Fri, Jan 15
10:00am
Aud
Alan Hammond (Berkeley)
Brownian-Gibbs line ensembles and coalescent polymer


11:00am
Aud
Abhishek Dhar (ICTS)
Energy current fluctuations in one dimensional systems in equilibrium


Week 2
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Tue, Jan 19
1:30pm
SSR
Satya Majumdar (Orsay)
Finite temperature free fermions and the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang equation at finite time

Wed, Jan 20
10:00am
Aud
Leandro Pimentel (UFRJ)
Coalescence of Geodesics in Last-Passage Percolation


11:00am
Aud
Guillaume Barraquand (Columbia)
Fluctuations of the first particle in exclusion processes

Th, Jan 21
10:00am
Aud
Miguel Ortuno (Murcia)
Strongly-localized electronic systems and directed polymers


11:00am
Aud
David Dean (Bordeaux)
Universal statistics of finite temperature trapped free fermions


3:30pm
South Hall 6635
Yitang Zhang
Divisor functions in arithmetic progressions to large moduli
Math Colloquium
Fri, Jan 22
10:00am
Aud
Alberto Rosso (Orsay)
Random paths and optimization strategies


11:00am
Aud
Mehran Kardar (MIT)
Growth of Ordered Domains & Branching Paths


Week 3
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Jan 25
12:15pm
Aud
Tom Lubensky (Penn)
Topological Mechanics and Phononics
Blackboard Lunch
Tue, Jan 26
1:30pm
SSR
Fabio Franchini (SISSA)
Spontaneous ergodicity breaking in invariant matrix models

Wed, Jan 27
10:00am
Aud
Pierre van Moerbeke (Brandeis)
Edge-tacnode phenomena in random tilings


11:00am
Aud
Davar Khoshnevisan (Utah)
A macroscopic multifractal analysis of parabolic stochastic PDEs

Thu, Jan 28
10:00am
Aud
Alexander Povolotsky (NRU HSE & JINR)
On some integrable models of interacting particles


11:00am
Aud
Didina Serban (CEA)
Correlation functions in AdS/CFT, virtual particles and difference operators


Week 4
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Feb 1
12:15pm
Aud
Thomas Höfer (DKFZ)
From stem cells to immunity
Blackboard Lunch
Tue, Feb 2
1:30pm
Aud
Amir Dembo (Stanford)
The Atlas model, in and out of equilibrium


2:35pm
Aud
Li-Cheng Tsai (Stanford)
KPZ equation limit of interacting particle systems

Wed, Feb 3
10:00am
Aud
Jan De Gier (Melbourne)
Applications of the Bethe ansatz for the finite ASEP with open boundaries


11:00am
Aud
Timo Seppalainen (Wisconsin)
Fluctuation exponent for a class of zero-range processes

Thu, Feb 4
10:00am
Aud
Immanuel Bloch (MPQ-Munich)
Probing Quantum Matter in and Out of Equilibrium using Ultracold Atomic Gases


11:15am
Aud
Xiangyu Cao (Paris-Sud)
Can conformal invariance survive KPZ dynamics?


3:30pm
South Hall 6635
Robert Kohn (NYU)
A variational perspective on wrinkling patterns in thin elastic sheets
Math Colloquium

Week 5
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Feb 8
12:15pm
Aud
Herbert Spohn (TUM)
Growing interfaces and integrable probability
Blackboard Lunch

2:00pm
Aud
Jan De Gier (Melbourne)
Discussion session

Tue, Feb 9
1:30pm
Aud
Jacopo De Nardis (ENS)
Out-of-equilibrium integrable models


2:30am
Aud
Andrea De Luca (CNRS)
Mutually avoiding polymers in random media

Wed, Feb 10
10:00am
Aud
Cristian Giardina (UNIMORE)
The asymmetric KMP model and its duality


11:15am
Aud
Jeffrey Kuan (Columbia)
Stochastic duality of two-component ASEP via symmetry of quantum groups of rank two

Thu, Feb 11
10:00am
Aud
Kazumasa Takeuchi (Tokyo Tech)
Time correlation properties of KPZ fluctuations, from experimental perspectives


Week 6 (conference) schedule.

Week 7
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Feb 22
12:15pm
Aud
Thomas Witten (Chicago)
Puzzling integrability in compressional folding
Blackboard Lunch

1:30pm
Aud
Alexei Borodin (MIT)
The six vertex model and randomly growing interfaces in (1+1) dimensions


2:40pm
Aud
Vivien Lecomte (U Paris)
Large deviations of additive observables in interacting particle systems:equilibrium, non-equilibrium, and phase transitions in related spin chains

Tue, Feb 23
1:30pm
Aud
Victor Dotsenko (U Paris)
Two-time distribution function in one-dimensional random directed polymers


2:40pm
Aud
Christian Mendl (Stanford)
Low temperature dynamics of the one-dimensional discrete nonlinear Schrödinger equation

Thu, Feb 25
10:00am
Aud
John Toner (Oregon)
Birds, magnets, soap, and sandblasting:surprising connections in the theory of incompressible flocks


11:10am
Aud
Thimothée Thiery (LPT-ENS)
Coordinate Bethe Ansatz integrable models of directed polymers on the square-lattice and the Inverse-Beta polymer


3:30pm
South Hall 6635
Craig Tracy (Davis)
Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process: Bethe Ansatz & Limit Theorems
Math Colloquium
Fri, Feb 26
10:00am
Aud
Kirone Mallick (CEA)
Nonequilibrium fluctuations using macroscopic fluctuation theory


11:10am
Aud
Evgeni Dimitrov (MIT)
KPZ and Airy limits of Hall-Littlewood random plane partitions


Week 8
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Tue, Mar 1
1:30pm
Aud
Leonid Petrov (Virginia)
Inhomogeneous exponential jump model:a KPZ particle system with new unusual phase transitions


2:40pm
Aud
Zhipeng Liu (NYU)
One point fluctuations of periodic TASEP with step and flat initial conditions

Wed, Mar 2
10:00am
Aud
Jonathan Warren (Warwick)
Stochastic solutions to the two dimensional Toda equations


11:10am
Aud
Makoto Katori (Chuo)
Complex martingales and determinantal processes

Thu, Mar 3
10:00am
Aud
Jinho Baik (Michigan)
Fluctuations of the free energy of spherical spin glass


11:00am
Aud
Yuri Bakhtin (NYU)
Burgers equation with random forcing


5:00pm
Com

KPZ 30th Birthday Party
Social Activity

Week 9
Time
Place
Speaker
Title
Comments
Mon, Mar 7
12:15pm
Aud
Ivan Corwin (Columbia)
KPZ at thirty
Blackboard Lunch

1:30pm
Aud
Jeremy Quastel (Toronto)
KPZ fixed point

Tue, Mar 8
1:30pm
Aud
Francis Comets (U Paris)
Localization in one-dimensional log-gamma polymer


2:40pm
Aud
Nicolas Allegra (UCSB)
Quantum quenches, arctic circles and field theory

Wed, Mar 8
10:00am
Aud
Takashi Imamura (Chiba)
Determinantal structures in the O'Connell-Yor polymer model


11:10am
Aud
Axel Saenz (Davis)
On the completeness of the Bethe ansatz for the periodic ASEP model