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


Date: Friday, September 16, 2022 17:00 – 20:00(local time in London)
Venue: Embassy of Japan in the UK, 101–104 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7JT [Access]


Please present your photo ID when entering the Embassy of Japan.


Registration deadline: Wednesday, September 7, 2022
– Closed


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Time Schedule

17:00 – 17:15
Opening Remarks by Embassy of Japan in the UK
17:15 – 17:55
Martin Hairer (Imperial College London)
On coin tosses, atoms and forest fires
17:55 – 18:45
Hirosi Ooguri (Caltech & Kavli IPMU)
The Science of the Man from the 9 Dimensions
18:50 – 20:00
Individual networking session between Japanese and UK Universities in Mathematics


– Poster [UK–JAPAN Winter Schools Event]


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Organising Institutions

Embassy of Japan in the UK
Center for Advanced Mathematical Sciences, Keio University
Tohoku Forum for Creativity, Tohoku University
Mathematics Research Centre, University of Warwick
Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London

Collaborating Institutions

Kavli IPMU, The University of Tokyo
Osaka Central Advanced Mathematical Institute, Osaka Metropolitan University
Mathematical Institute, Tohoku University
Department of Mathematics, Waseda University
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Durham University
Department of Mathematics, King's College London
Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University

In association with

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, London Office
Miraikan–The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Rikkyo School in England
The College of Richard Collyer

Supported by

Daiwa Anglo–Japanese Foundation
The Tokyo Club


UK–Japan Winter School Workshop
UK–Japan Winter School Celebration Workshop