**UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE**

Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics

16 Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1SB

THIS WEEK'S
SEMINARS

**PLEASE CHECK WITH THE DEPARTMENT FOR ANY CHANGES
BEFORE ATTENDING**

**Monday 3**^{rd} May

*Seminar:* Geometry Seminar

*Location & Time:* Syndics Room, DAMTP at 2.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Antony Wassermann

*Title: *Integrable systems and loop groups

**Tuesday 4**^{th} April

*Seminar: *Number Theory Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 4.15p.m.

*Speaker:* Dr B. Totaro

*Title:* Euler characteristics for -adic Lie groups

**Wednesday 5**^{th} May

*Seminar: *Analysis Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 2.15 p.m.

*Speaker:* Prof V. Eiderman

*Title:* TBA

*Seminar: *Algebra Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 4.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* Dr R. Gow

*Title:* Representations of the symmetric group in characteristic
2

*Seminar:* **ROUSE BALL LECTURE
1999**

*Location & Time:* Room A, Arts School at 12
noon

*Speaker:* Professor Nicholas Trefethen (Oxford)

*Title:* Scientific Computing: The Finite, The Infinite, and The Future.

*Seminar: *Pro-p group Seminar

*Location & Time:* Room 7, MLLR at 2.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* Dr M. du Sautoy

*Title:* Where the wild things are - the Nottingham group.

**Thursday 6**^{th} May

*Seminar:* Combinatorics Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 2.15 p.m.

*Speaker:* Jacques Verstraete

*Title:* Arithmetic progressions of cycles in graphs

**Friday 7**^{th} May

*Seminar: *Number Theory Seminar

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 3.00 p.m.

*Speaker:* V. V. Beresnovich

*Title:* A Khintchine type theorem for smooth manifolds

*Seminar: *Conformal Field Theory

*Location & Time:* Seminar Room 1, DPMMS at 4.30 p.m.

*Speaker:* Alexandre Kirillov

*Title:* Introduction to the orbit method I