# Events for April 2019

### Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

- 1:00 PM
**Algebra/Number Theory Seminar**

An upper bound for image set sizes of iterated quadratic maps

George Grell, U RochesterHylan 1106A - 5:00 PM
**Topology Seminar**

Examples of Interactions between Representation Theory and Algebraic Topology

Daniel Nakano, University of GeorgiaHylan 1106A

### Friday, April 5th, 2019

- 1:00 PM
**Analysis Seminar**

The KPZ universality of weakly asymmetric exclusion processes

Konstantin Matetski, Columbia UniversityHylan 1106A - 3:00 PM
**Probability, Ergodic Theory, Mathematical Physics Seminar**

A measure of maximal entropy for the finite horizon periodic Lorentz gas

Mark Demers, Fairfield UniversityHylan 1106A

### Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

- 3:30 PM
**Combinatorics Seminar**

Riesz bases of characters in vector spaces over finite fields

Sam Ferguson, Courant Institute of MathematicsHylan 1106A

### Thursday, April 11th, 2019

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

Pell equations over polynomial rings and hyperelliptic continued fraction

Umberto Zannier, Scuola Normale - Pisa and IAS - Princeton:Hylan 1106A - 3:30 PM
**Colloquium**

On the Hilbert Property and the topology of algebraic varieties

Umberto Zannier, Scuola Normale - Pisa and IAS - Princeton:Hylan 1106A

### Monday, April 15th, 2019

- 12:00 PM

### Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

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

The Lindelof hypothesis for primes is equivalent to the Riemann hypothesis

Steven M. Gonek, U RochesterHylan 1106A - 3:30 PM
- 5:00 PM
**Topology Seminar**

The reinterpretation of Davis-Lück equivariant homology in terms of L-theory

Carmen Rovi, IndianaHylan 1106A

### Friday, April 19th, 2019

- 12:00 PM
**Honors Oral Exam**

On the Spectrum and Essential Minimum of Heights in the Projective Plane.

Shenxiong Li (UofR)Hylan 1106A

### Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

- 4:00 PM
**Colloquium**

“Mathematics and Magic” (Mathemagical Excursions)

Prof. Matt Baker of Georgia Tech (author of The Buena Vista Shuffle Club)Goergen 108 - 5:00 PM

### Friday, April 26th, 2019

- 12:00 PM
**Honors Oral Exam**

The Eigenvalue Distribution of Random Matrices with Distortion.

Kevin Hunt (U of R)Hylan 202 - 2:00 PM
**Honors Oral Exam**

On Zeros of the p-adic zeta-function, and Generic Newton Polygons of Hecke polynomials

Guowei Shan, (U of R)Hylan 206 - 3:00 PM
**Probability, Ergodic Theory, Mathematical Physics Seminar**

Exact Asymptotic Speed of a Traveling Wave with Large Noise

Carl Mueller, RochesterHylan 1106A - 5:00 PM
**Graduate Student Seminar**

On Ritt’s decomposition theorem

Wayne Peng, University of RochesterHylan 1106A

### Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

- 3:30 AM
**Combinatorics Seminar**

The Fuglede Conjecture in F_p^3

Dominick Vilano,University of PennsylvaniaHylan 1106A