Wednesday, May 18 at 4:30 in 2-143:Michel Duflo* (University of Paris VII),
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All seminars marked with an asterisk are followed by a seminar dinner.
September 15: Pavel Etingof (MIT), Hochschild cohomology of preprojective algebras. abstract
September 22: Xuhua He (MIT), The total positivity of the De Concini-Procesi compactification. abstract
September 29 and October 6: Dan Ciubotaru (MIT), Iwahori-spherical unitary representations for p-adic groups. abstract
October 13: No meeting.
October 20: Joel Kamnitzer* (Berkeley), Mirkovic-Vilonen Cycles and Polytopes. abstract
October 27: Eric Sommers* (UMass Amherst), Exponents for ideals of positive roots. (This seminar is a joint meeting with the combinatorics seminar and will meet at 4:15 in 2-338.) abstract
November 3: Roman Bezrukavnikov* (Northwestern), Cohomology of tilting modules over quantum groups at roots of unity. abstract
November 10: Marie-France Vigneras* (Paris VII and Harvard), The p-adic Langlands program and affine Hecke algebras.
November 17: Pablo Ramacher* (Humboldt University and Northeastern), Harmonic analysis on affine G-varieties.
November 24: Eric Raines (UC Davis), BC_n-symmetric polynomials. (This seminar is a joint meeting with the combinatorics seminar and will meet at 4:15 in 2-338.) abstract
December 1: Bertram Kostant (MIT), The Coxeter element and the branching law for finite subgroups of SU(2). abstract
December 8: David Vogan (MIT), Kazhdan-Lusztig conjecture and signatures of Hermitian forms. abstract
February 2: Alexei Oblomkov (MIT), Symmetric spaces and orthogonal polynomials in the classical and quantum cases. abstract
February 9: Wee Liang Gan (MIT), Reflection functors for deformed wreath products of preprojective algebras. abstract
February 16: Shrawan Kumar* (UNC), On the Cachazo-Douglas-Selberg-Witten conjecture for simple Lie algebras. abstract
February 23: Dan Ciubotaru (MIT), Unitarity of generic spherical parameters and Weyl group representations. abstract
March 2: Xuhua He (MIT), Unipotent variety in the group compactification. abstract
March 9: Bertram Kostant (MIT), Gelfand-Zeitlin theory from the perspective of classical mechanics.
March 16: David Vogan (MIT), Homomorphisms between generalized Verma modules (after Hisayosi Matumoto).
March 23: No meeting.
March 30: Hongyu He* (Georgia State University), Invariant tensor products and unitary representations.
April 6: George Lusztig (MIT), Unipotent elements in small characteristic.
April 13, 20, 27: No meeting.
May 4: David Vogan (MIT), Hadi Salmasian's notion of rank for unitary representations of simple groups.
May 11: Jing-Song Huang* (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology), Dirac cohomology and character index of Harish-Chandra modules.
May 18: Michel Duflo* (University of Paris VII), Associated varieties for representations of Lie superalgebras. abstract