Informal Analysis Seminar - October 18-19, 2012

Supported by the Department of Mathematical Sciences of Kent State University.

October 18 and 19, 2012
Please e-mail Dmitry Ryabogin
or Artem Zvavitch
for more information.

Organizers: Analysis Group of Kent State University




Thursday, October 18

  • 3:45 - 4:15pm Coffee
  • 4:15 - 5:10pm Luis Rademacher: "Estimating the geometry of distributions: Learning convex bodies".
  • 5:30 - 6:20pm Andreas Seeger: "Fourier restriction to curves".
  • 7:00pm Dinner at Rusty Nail. Please let us know if you are interested to attend!  The price is about 20-30$ depending on your order.
  • 7:30pm (Start 6:30 from Kent.): Some of us will go to a concert in Akron. Please, contact Richard Aron if interested.

Friday, October 19

A tribute to Professor Isaac Namioka

  • 12:30 Joseph Rosenblatt: "Reminiscing about working with Isaac"
  • 1:00-1:50 Joe Diestel: "Isaac and Bessaga and Peczynski"
  • 2:00 -3:00 Coffee Break
  • 3:10 - 4:00pm  Benjamin Jaye: "The fractional Riesz transform and an exponential potential".
  • 4:00 - 4:20pm Coffee Break
  • 4:20 - 5:10pm Alexander Koldobsky: "Complex Intersection bodies".
  • 5:20 - 6:10pm Mark Rudelson: "Random unitary and orthogonal perturbations".
  • 7:00pm Dinner at Wild Papaya.  Please let us know if you are interested to attend!  The price is about 20-30$ depending on your order.

Transportation: For driving directions and maps of the university please click here and select the information needed. Let us know if you would need a parking pass.

The closest airports to Kent are Akron/Canton Airport (CAK) and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE). We will schedule pick-up from the airport if advance notice will be provided. We recommend  the Microtel hotel at Streetsboro, please contact them directly. Please, say that you are visiting the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Kent State - they will provide you with a special discount. Please let us know if there are any problems.

Participants:(as of 10/11/2012):

Richard Aron Kent State University 
Bruno Braga Kent State University 
Bernardo Cascales  Universidad de Murcia
Mikhail Chebotar  Kent State University
Krzysztof Chris Ciesielski West Virginia University
Michelle Cordier  Kent State University
Sussanna Dann University of Missouri, Columbia
Isaac DeFrain  Kent State University
Joe Diestel  Kent State University
Willian Franca Kent State University
Daniel Fresen Yale University
Benjamin Jaye Kent State University
Ludmila Kadets University of Toronto
Jaegil Kim Kent State University
Alexander Koldobsky University of Missouri, Columbia.
Galyna Livshyts Kent State University
Victor Lomonosov Kent State University
Warren Moors University of Auckland
Antonio Perez Universidad de Murcia
Zbigniew Piotrowski Youngstown State University
Nirina Randrianarivony Saint Louis University
Mark Rudelson University of Michigan
Luis Rademacher Ohio State University
Zach Riel Kent State University
Joseph Rosenblatt University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dmitry Ryabogin Kent State University
Jeffrey Schlaerth Kent State University
Andreas Seeger University of Wisconsin-Madison
Angela Spalsbury Youngstown State University
Eric J. Wingler Youngstown State University
Vlad Yaskin University of Alberta
Artem Zvavitch Kent State University


POSTED: Wednesday, September 12, 2012 12:14 PM
Updated: Friday, March 6, 2015 11:14 AM