# Events for December 2017

### Friday, December 1st, 2017

- 12:00 PM
- 1:00 PM
**Analysis Seminar**

Dimension-free estimates for semigroup BMO and related classes

Leonid Slavin, University of CincinnatiHylan 101 - 2:45 PM
**Probability, Ergodic Theory, Mathematical Physics Seminar**

The critical drift for a stochastic flow

Carl Mueller, University of RochesterHylan 1106A

### Monday, December 4th, 2017

- 2:00 PM
**Geometry Seminar**

Bott-Chern cohomology of blowing-up manifolds

Xiangdong Yang, Cornell UniversityHylan 1106A

### Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

- 12:00 PM
**Algebra/Number Theory Seminar**

Expanding translates of shriking curves and Dirichlet’s approximation theorem

Nimish Shah, Ohio State UHylan 1106A - 3:40 PM

### Friday, December 8th, 2017

- 12:45 PM
**Oral Exam**

Well-posedness results for the “good” Boussinesq equation

Evan Witz, University of RochesterHylan 1106A - 2:45 PM
**Probability, Ergodic Theory, Mathematical Physics Seminar**

Universality of multi-layer random polymers in the intermediate disorder limit

Mihai Nica, University of TorontoHylan 1106A

### Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

- 3:40 PM

### Friday, December 15th, 2017

- 12:00 PM
- 1:00 PM