Past LMS-CMI Research Schools

 
Year 
Venue
 
Research School
 
Main Lecture Topics & Speakers
Guest Speakers
2014
Bristol
 
Explicit Methods for Modular Forms and L-functions (John Cremona, University of Warwick and Tim Dokchitser, University of Bristol) 
 
The Legacy of Ramanujan (William Duke, UCLA and Ozlem Imamoglu, ETH Zurich) 
 
The Langlands Program (James Cogdell, Ohio State University, and Solomon Friedberg, Boston College)
 
2014
Imperial College London
Special holonomy. (Robert Bryant, Duke) 
 
Calibrated submanifolds. (Jason Lotay, UCL) 
 
G2 manifolds. (Johannes Nordström, Bath) 
Nigel Hitchin (Oxford)     The variational approach to G2 geometry
 
Bobby Acharya (KCL)    Theoretical physics and its connections with G2 geometry
 
Mark Haskins (Imperial)  Recent advances in research in G2 geometry
2014
Glasgow
Rational Cherednik Algebras. (Iain Gordon, Edinburgh)
 
Quiver Hecke Algebras. (Andrew Mathas, Sydney) 
 
Categorification in Lie Theory. (Catharina Stroppel, Bonn) 
 
2014
Oxford
Introduction to prime number theory. ζ- and L-functions, the prime number theorem (Andrew Granville, Montreal)
 
The Bombieri-Vinogradov theorem about distribution of primes in progressions. Introduction to sieve theory. (Kannan Soundararajan, Stanford)
 
The methods of Goldston, Pintz and Yıldırım and Maynard-Tao. (James Maynard, Montreal/Oxford)
 
Inputs from algebraic geometry. (Emmanuel Kowalski, ETH Zurich)
Terence Tao (UCLA)
 
Yitang Zhang (University of New Hampshire)