Institute for Advanced Study

February 16, 2011

## What We Can Do With Waves

Melissa Tacy

Institute for Advanced Study

## Randomness in Number Theory

Peter Sarnak

Professor, School of Mathematics

## The Isoperimetric Inequality

Larry Guth

University of Toronto; Member, School of Mathematics

## Error-Correcting Codes

Swastik Kopparty

Institute for Advanced Study

## Expander Graphs: Why Number Theorists Might Care About Network Optimization

Elena Fuchs

Institute for Advanced Study

## "We know that God exists because mathematics is consistent and we know that the devil exists because we cannot prove the consist

Menachem Kojman

Ben Gurion University of the Negev; Member, School of Mathemtics

## Atiyah's Connectivity, Morse Theory and Solution Sets

Alvaro Pelayo

Member, School of Mathematics

## The Unique Games Conjecture

Ryan O'Donnel

Carnegie Mellon University; Member, School of Mathematics

## Computer Science and Homotopy Theory

Vladimir Voevodsky

Professor, School of Mathematics

## The (Unreasonable) Effectiveness of (Hyperbolic) Geometry

Igor Rivin

Temple University; Member, School of Mathematics