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[CANCELED] Public Lectures: A mysterious world where mathematics and physics are one – Celebration for the 20th UK-Japan Winter School –

※ This event has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


Date: May 15, 2020
Venue: Embassy of Japan in the UK, 101-104 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, W1J 7JT [Access]
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Time Schedule

17:30 – 17:50
Opening Remarks
17:50 – 18:30
On coin tosses, atoms and forest fires
Martin Hairer (Imperial College London)
18:30 – 19:10
The Science of the Man from 9 Dimensions
Hirosi Ooguri (Caltech & Kavli IPMU)
19:10 – 20:30
Individual networking session between Japanese and UK Universities in Mathematics


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Organizing Institutions:

Mathematical Research Centre, University of Warwick
Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London
Department of Mathematics, King's College London
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Durham University
Center for Advanced Mathematical Sciences, Keio University
Department of Mathematics, Waseda University
Advanced Mathematical Institute, Osaka City Univesity
Kavli IPMU, The University of Tokyo
Mathematical Institute, Tohoku University
Graduate School of Information Science, Tohoku University
Advanced Institute of Material Research, Tohoku University
Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Tohoku University

In association with:

The College of Richard Collyer
Rikkyo School in England
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, London Office

Supported by:

Embassy of Japan in the UK
The Tokyo Club
Daiwa Anglo-Japan Foundation