The Calculus of Comedy: Math in The Simpsons, Futurama, and The Big Bang Theory

October 25, 2017 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series: “From Gauge Theory to Khovanov Homology Via Floer Theory” by Edward Witten

March 6, 2017 Program Category: Public Lectures

IPAM Public Lecture: “A World from a Sheet of Paper” by Tadashi Tokieda

May 18, 2016 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series: “Bones, Teeth and Animation,” by Ingrid Daubechies

May 10, 2016 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series: “The Master’s Hand: Can Image Analysis Detect the Hand of the Master?” by Ingrid Daubechies

May 9, 2016 Program Category: Public Lectures

IPAM Lecture: “Missing in Translation – Where are the Innovations?” by Sadasivan Shankar

November 12, 2015 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series, Research Lecture: “Evolutionary Foundations of Economic Behavior, Bounded Rationality, and Intelligence” by Andrew W. Lo

May 19, 2015 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series, Public Lecture: “Can Financial Engineering Cure Cancer? A New Approach to Funding Biomedical Innovation” by Andrew W. Lo

May 18, 2015 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series, Research Lecture: “Permanent & Determinant: Non-identical Twins” by Avi Wigderson

May 20, 2014 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series, Public Lecture: “Randomness and Pseudorandomness” by Avi Wigderson

May 19, 2014 Program Category: Public Lectures

IPAM Lecture: “Some People Have All the Luck” by Skip Garibaldi, Lawrence Mower, and Philip B. Stark

April 28, 2014 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “How Election Campaigns are Run and the Future of Math in Politics” by Congressman Jerry McNerney

April 22, 2014 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Bursts, Cascades, and Hot Spots: A Glimpse of Some On-Line Social Phenomena at Global Scales” by Jon Kleinberg

January 8, 2014 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Quantum Mechanics and the Future of the Planet” by Emily Carter

November 4, 2013 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series, Research Lecture: “Random Mountains” by Wendelin Werner

June 7, 2013 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series, Public Lecture: “Drawing Pictures at Random” by Wendelin Werner

June 6, 2013 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Toward Brain Computer Interfacing” by Klaus Robert Mueller

March 4, 2013 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series: “A Physicist’s Approach to Macular Degeneration,” by Walter Kohn

May 31, 2012 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series: “Electronic Structure of Matter: Wave Functions and Density Functionals” by Walter Kohn

May 30, 2012 Program Category: Public Lectures

Green Family Lecture Series: “A World Predominately Powered by Solar and Wind Energy?” by Walter Kohn

May 29, 2012 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The National Ignition Facility: Pathway to Fusion Ignition, Frontier Science and Clean Energy” by Ed Moses

April 18, 2012 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Interpreting Personal Genomes: Promises and Potential Pitfalls” by Carlos D. Bustamante

November 29, 2011 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The Science of Cooking” by Michael Brenner

October 25, 2011 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The Shape of Inner Space: String Theory and the Geometry of the Universe’s Hidden Dimensions” by S. T. Yau

January 14, 2011 Program Category: Public Lectures

IPAM 10th Anniversary Lecture: “Mathematics for Air Traffic Control and Other Hybrid Systems” by Claire Tomlin

November 3, 2010 Program Category: Public Lectures

IPAM 10th Anniversary Lecture: “IPAM: Historical, UCLA, NSF and Global Perspectives” by Tony Chan

November 2, 2010 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Global Warming: Coming Ready or Not” by Kevin Trenberth

May 5, 2010 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Climatic Impact of Volcanos: From Eyjafjallajökull to Supervolcanoes” by Ulrike Neimeier and Stefan Lorenz

April 21, 2010 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The Coming Revolutions in Fundamental Physics” by David Gross

February 22, 2010 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “On Mean Field Games” by Pierre-Louis Lions

January 5, 2010 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The Combinatorics of Voting Paradoxes” by Noga Alon

October 5, 2009 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Climate Change and the Mathematics of Sea Ice” by Kenneth Golden

April 29, 2009 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Homogeneous Dynamics and Number Theory” by Gregory Margulis

January 13, 2009 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The Internets We Did Not Build” by David Clark

November 3, 2008 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “From the Lung to the Cells’ Powerhouses: Symmorphosis in the Design of the Pathway for Oxygen” by Ewald Weibel

May 21, 2008 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Virtual Surgery: Computational Methods and Simulations for Facial Reconstructions” by Dr. Court Cutting

January 9, 2008 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “The Nature of Roughness in Mathematics, Science and Art” by Benoit Mandelbrot

April 16, 2007 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “How Topology Will Save Moore’s Law: Quantum Computation via Exotic States of Matter” by Michael Freedman

February 28, 2007 Program Category: Public Lectures

Public Lecture: “Divine Wind: The History and Science of Hurricanes” by Kerry Emanuel

February 12, 2007 Program Category: Public Lectures