
Quantum computation and simulation  spins inside

Lieven Vandersypen
(TU Delft)

Institute colloquium 
March 19, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


Programming with chemical reactions

Luca Cardelli
(Microsoft Research)

Institute colloquium 
April 9, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Thomas A. Henzinger 


Information transmission across synapses: Controlling the efficacy and its diversity

Yukiko Goda
(RIKEN Brain Science Institute)

Institute colloquium 
April 16, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


How did that happen?

Walter Fontana
(Harvard University)

Institute colloquium 
April 30, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Calin Guet 


The brain’s positioning system: How do we find our way?

Edvard Moser
(Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

Institute colloquium 
May 7, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Peter Jonas / Maximilian Jösch 


The Institute Colloquium

CANCELLED: James Sharpe
(Centre for Genomic Regulation)

Institute colloquium 
May 28, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Anna Kicheva 


CANCELLED: Puzzles about trees, high dimensions, election, computation and noise

Gil Kalai
(The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Institute colloquium 
June 11, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Uli Wagner 


Emergence of spontaneous oscillatory networks from human brain organoids

Alysson Muotri
(University of California San Diego)

Institute colloquium 
June 18, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Gaia Novarino 


How rats navigate: recent studies on hippocampal place and entorhinal grid cells

John O'Keefe
(University College London)

Institute colloquium 
September 17, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Peter Jonas 


The cerebral cortex, a substrate for computing in high dimensional dynamic state space

Wolf Singer
(Max Planck Institute for Brain Research)

Institute colloquium 
September 24, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Jozsef Csicsvari 


Electron cryotomography: present capabilities and future potential

Grant Jensen
(Caltech)

Institute colloquium 
October 1, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Florian Schur 


Realizing Feynman’s dream of a quantum simulator

Immanuel Bloch
(Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)

Institute colloquium 
October 29, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Patterning of the vertebrate skin through mechanical and Turing instabilities

Michel Milinkovitch
(University of Geneva)

Institute colloquium 
November 5, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


An evolutionary perspective on meiotic recombination in vertebrates

Molly Przeworski
(Columbia University)

Institute colloquium 
November 19, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Nick Barton 


POSTPONED: Institute Colloquium

Michael Brenner
(Harvard University)

Institute colloquium 
November 26, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Edouard Hannezo 


Control of growth, form and scale in biology

Arthur D. Lander
(University of California, Irvine)

Institute colloquium 
December 17, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Anna Kicheva 


Shining evolutionary light on sleep and health

Charles Nunn
(Duke University)

Institute colloquium 
March 11, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Sylvia Cremer 


Quantum phases and fluctuations driven by strong correlations

Silke BühlerPaschen
(Vienna University of Technology)

Institute colloquium 
March 25, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Andrew Higginbotham 


Electrical transport and spectroscopy studies of the delafossite layered metals

Andrew Mackenzie
(Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids)

Institute colloquium 
April 8, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Zhanybek Alpichev 


All about prime numbers

Roger HeathBrown
(Oxford University)

Institute colloquium 
April 29, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Tim Browning 


4th Year Colloquium: Leonid Sazanov

Leonid Sazanov
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
May 13, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Michael Sixt 


Institute Colloquium

Magdalena Götz
(Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)

Institute colloquium 
May 20, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Institute Colloquium

Josh Sanes
(Harvard University)

Institute colloquium 
May 27, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Institute Colloquium

Gordon Wetzstein
(Stanford University)

Institute colloquium 
June 24, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Bernd Bickel 


Quantum Communication

Anton Zeilinger
(Vienna Center for Quantum Science and Technology (VCQ), Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna & Institute of Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI), Austrian Academy of Sciences)

Public outreach event 
March 13, 2018 17:00 
18:00 
Tom Henzinger 


Single cell transcriptomics of neural crest and dorsal neural tube reveals mechanisms of fate acquisition

Igor Adameyko
(Center for Brain Research, Med Uni of Vienna)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 24, 2018 13:00 
14:00 
Ani Kicheva 


Gatebased sensing for spin qubits

Fernando Gonzalez Zalba
(Cambridge University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 10, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Georgios Katsaros 


ÖAW  IST Lecture by Martin Hairer

Martin Hairer
(Imperial College, London, UK)

Public outreach event 
June 6, 2018 18:30 
19:30 



Algebraic Topology: Methods, Computation and Science (ATMCS8)


Symposium/Conference 
June 25, 2018 09:00 
June 29, 2018 18:00 
Herbert Edelsbrunner and Uli Wagner 


Long time behaviour and phase transitions for the McKeanVlasov equation

Grigorios Pavliotis
(Imperial College London)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 13, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Jan Maas 


IST Austria Summer School in Probability and Mathematical Physics



June 4, 2018 09:00 
June 8, 2018 18:00 
László Erdős, Jan Maas, Robert Seiringer 


Cobordism maps in knot Floer homology

Andras Juhasz
(U of Oxford)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 13, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Gene activity and the mechanics of embryonic development

Eric Wieschaus
(Princeton University)

Public outreach event 
October 3, 2018 17:00 
18:30 
Gasper Tkacik 


After the Resolution Revolution Quo Vadis, CryoEM?

Nikolaus Grigorieff
(Janelia Research Campus)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 19, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


Unveiling the hidden topology in the Fermisurface wavefunction of metals

Aris Alexandradinata
(Yale U)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 22, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Examining classical graphtheory problems from the viewpoint of formalverification methods

Orna Kupferman
(The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Institute colloquium 
September 10, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
PostDoc 


Towards a construction of a 4 D Quantum field Theory

Harald Grosse
(University of Vienna)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 26, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


From genetics to system, and back: A systematic exploration of neuronal remodeling

Oren Schuldiner
(Weizmann Institute of Science, Dept. of Molecular Cell Biology, Developmental Neuroscience)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 17, 2018 13:30 
14:30 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Elucidating the molecular mechanisms that regulate voltage gated calcium channel subtypes levels and organization in the presynaptic terminal

Samuel M. Young, Jr
(University of Iowa)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 27, 2018 13:00 
14:00 
Peter Jonas 


Evolving strategies for life in an uncertain world

Oana Carja
(Stanford U)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 13, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
September 2, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
September 9, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Zeev Rudnick
(Tel Aviv University)

Institute colloquium 
September 23, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Timothy Browning 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
September 30, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Taekjip Ha
(Johns Hopkins University)

Institute colloquium 
October 7, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Johann Danzl 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
October 14, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
October 21, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
October 28, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Edward Boyden
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Institute colloquium 
November 4, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
PostDoc Association 


Institute Colloquium

Adrian Bird
(University of Edinburgh)

Institute colloquium 
November 11, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Gaia Novarino 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
November 18, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
November 25, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
December 2, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
December 9, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
December 16, 2019 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
January 13, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
January 20, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
January 27, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 2, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 9, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 16, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 23, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
March 30, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
April 20, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Maria Chudnovsky
(Princeton University)

Institute colloquium 
April 27, 2020 16:00 
17:00 
Timothy Browning 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
May 4, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
May 11, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
May 18, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
May 25, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 8, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 15, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium

Eve Marder
(Brandeis University)

Institute colloquium 
September 16, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 22, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Institute Colloquium


Institute colloquium 
June 29, 2020 16:00 
17:00 



Quantitative homogenization of nonlinearly elastic periodic composites

Stefan Neukamm
(TU Dresden)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 27, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Julian Fischer 


Chiral anomaly, topological field theory, and novel states of matter

Jürg Fröhlich
(ETH Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 24, 2018 15:00 
17:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Quasilinear PDEs with irregular forcing

Mate Gerencser
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 13, 2018 15:30 
16:30 
Jan Maas 


Hitchin fibration for algebraic surfaces

Chau Ngo Bao
(University of Chicago)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 15, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Sparse Linear Algebra in the Exascale Era

Erin Carson
(NYU)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 4, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Chris Wojtan 


WASp mediated Arp2/3 activation controls endolysosomal fusion and cargo degradation determining the threshold for Tolllike receptor 9 activation

Federica Benvenuti
(ICGEB (Triest))

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 6, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Michael Sixt 


Arc space and chiral symplectic cores

Anne Moreau
(Université de Lille)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 19, 2018 14:00 
16:00 
Tamas Hausel 


The fractal nature of the Abelian Sandpile

Wesley Pegden
(Carnegie Mellon U)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


BoseEinstein Condensation in a Dilute, Trapped Gas at Positive Temperature

Andreas Deuchert
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 20, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Quantized States, Berry Phases, and QuantumHall WeddingCake structures in Graphene Quantum Dots

Fereshte Ghahari
(NIST)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 22, 2018 09:00 
10:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


Secondary flows in turbulent boundary layers over heterogeneous roughness

Christina Vanderwel
(University of Southamton)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 19, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Björn Hof 


Quantum dynamics of systems featuring long sequences of events

Jürg Fröhlich
(ETH Zurich)

Institute colloquium 
April 23, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Cellular and circuit mechanisms of spatial representations

Christoph SchmidtHieber
(Institut Pasteur)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 16, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Peter Jonas 


Parabolic geometries, BGG sequences and geometry at infinity

Andreas Cap
(University of Vienna)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 29, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Lange Nacht der Forschung


Public outreach event 
April 13, 2018 16:00 
22:30 
IST Austria 


The Regulatory Role of miRNAs in the Mouse and Human Brain

Rebecca Petri

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 4, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Novarino 


Using virtual reality to identify neural circuits for vision in freely flying flies

Andrew Straw
(Institute of Biology I & Bernstein Center Freiburg University of Freiburg, Germany)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 17, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


The P=W conjecture on the moduli space of rank 2 Higgs bundles

Simone Melchiorre Chiarello
(University of Geneva)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 5, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Effective multipoles in random media

Peter Bella
(University Leipzig)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 5, 2018 10:00 
12:00 
Julian Fischer 


Branes on the Hitchin system arising from finite order line bundles

André Oliveira
(University of Porto)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 30, 2018 14:00 
16:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Universality of loop soups

Peter Mühlbacher
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 5, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Q&A (Chalk Talk) Erin Carson

Erin Carson
(New York University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 5, 2018 14:00 
15:00 



Epithelial apical actin protrusions: using zebrafish to understand them in development and disease

Clyde Pinto
(Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 16, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


FriSBi: Interferon codes in innate immunity / Hidden memory in cellcycle times

Nils Becker
(University of Heidelberg)

FriSBi 
April 6, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Topological twists of supersymmetric factorization algebras

Chris Elliott
(IHES)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 3, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


TWIST Talk: VALANX Biotech – The life of a biotech startup at IST campus

Michael Lukesch
(Valanx)


April 24, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Tech Transfer Office 


Quivers with relations for symmetrizable Cartan matrices and semicanonical functions

Christoph Geiss
(UNAM Mexico, MPIM Bonn)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 26, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


The genetic basis of clinally varying life history traits in Drosophila melanogaster and Arabidopsis thaliana

Envel Kerdaffrec
(GMI Vienna)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 18, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


Mechanics towards the quantum limit

Natalia Ares
(University of Oxford, UK)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 2, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Georgios Katsaros 


How cell fate decisions are maintained by Polycomb Repressive Complexes

Oliver Bell
(IMBA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 25, 2018 13:00 
14:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Revisiting diauxic growth: lessons from singlecell approaches

Thomas Julou
(University Basel)

FriSBi 
April 20, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


The role of inositol phosphates in retrovirus assembly

Robert Dick
(Cornell University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 26, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Florian Schur 


Quantum gas in a box

Zoran Hadzibabic
(University of Cambridge)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 20, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Random solutions to deterministic PDEs

Franco Flandoli
(Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 26, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Jan Maas 


The Neurobiology of Drosophila Mating Behaviours

Barry Dickson
(Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 11, 2018 10:30 
11:30 
Maximilian Jösch 


Harnessing electrooptic correlations to improve an efficient mechanical converter

Peter Schaunaman Burns
(Colorado University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 20, 2018 14:00 
15:30 
Johannes Fink 


RNA secondary structure of 3'UTR regulates translation control

Katarina Tluckova
(SUNY Albany)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 24, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Carrie Bernecky 


Campus Spotlight: From the lab into the news! How media relations work at IST

Elisabeth Guggenberger, Media Relations at IST Austria


April 26, 2018 11:30 
12:00 
Campus Spotlight 


Presentation of the Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology and its youth organisation: Young Life Scientists Austria

Elisabeth Fitz, Judith Frei
(ÖGMBT YLSA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 25, 2018 18:00 
19:00 
Daniela Klammer 


Sensing Light across Breadths of Intensity and Time

Michael Do
(Harvard Medical School)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 3, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


IST Lecture: The art of building small

Ben Feringa
(University of Groningen)

Public outreach event 
June 4, 2018 18:00 
19:00 
Thomas Henzinger 


Probing molecules: From an ensemble to a single one

Sarah M. Skoff
(Atominstitut, Vienna University of Technology,Center for Cold Matter, Imperial College London)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 8, 2018 10:30 
12:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


Hypergeometric and qhypergeometric solutions of quantum differential equations

Alexander Varchenko
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill  UNC)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 17, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Proof of a Conjecture of Carbery

Elliott Lieb
(Princeton University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 17, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Applying for faculty and group leader positions

Daniela Klammer
(IST Austria)

General Interest Seminar 
May 14, 2018 15:30 
16:30 



Phage vs. Bacteria: The art of war among the unseen majority

Namiko Mitarai
(University of Copenhagen)

FriSBi 
May 18, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Mechanistic studies of Rab GTPase membrane targeting and cycling in cells

Fu Li
(Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 7, 2018 16:00 
17:15 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


Probing Photonic States and Sensing Absolute Power

Teresa HöniglDecrinis
(Universtiy of London)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
June 27, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Johannes Fink 


Investigating how mechanical perturbation and tissue architecture affect cell behaviours in pseudostratified epithelia of D.melanogaster

Natalie Kirkland
(University College London)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 25, 2018 11:00 
12:15 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


Identifying and Preventing Largescale Internet Abuse

Kevin Borgolte
(UC Santa Barbara)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 16, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Krzysztof Pietrzak 


New qseries invariants of 3manifolds

Sergei Gukov
(Caltech, MPI Bonn)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 9, 2018 14:00 
16:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Entanglement entropy in highly excited eigenstates of manybody lattice

Marcos Rigol
(PennState University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 11, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Introduction to the problem of spectral rigidity for Chaotic billiards

Giorgio Cipolloni
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 30, 2018 10:00 
12:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Myosin 1f is specifically required for neutrophil migration in 3D environments during acute inflammation

Melanie Salvermoser

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 6, 2018 12:30 
13:30 
Jörg Renkawitz 


Semaphorin Receptor Function in Hedgehog Signal Transduction

Justine Pinskey
(University of Michigan, Ben Allen lab)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 24, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Ani Kicheva 


Variational Surface Cutting

Nick Sharp
(Carnegie Mellon University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 25, 2018 13:00 
14:30 
Chris Wojtan 


Integrable measures on partitions and Airy limit processes

Dan Betea

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 24, 2018 16:45 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Stability of the superselection sectors of Kitaev's abelian quantum double models

Bruno Nachtergaele
(US Davis)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 24, 2018 15:00 
16:15 
Robert Seiringer 


Stabilization of pipe flows by a flattened mean profile

Elena Marensi
(University of Sheffield)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 17, 2018 13:30 
15:00 
Björn Hof 


Extracellular matrix in regenerative medicine: from stem cell technologies to pancreatic islet transplantation

Anna Domogatskaya
(Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

Life Sciences Seminar 
May 18, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Maria Akhmanova 


Computeraided cryptography

Gilles Barthe
(IMDEA Software Institute)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 7, 2018 09:00 
10:00 
Krzysztof Pietrzak 


Quantum control of ultracold molecular samples

Hanns Christoph Nägerl
(University of Innsbruck)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
May 23, 2018 14:30 
15:30 
Johann Danzl 


Thesis DefenseMagdalena Steinrück


Thesis defense 
August 29, 2018 10:30 
13:45 



The free energy in the SherringtonKirkpatrick model

Dario Feliciangeli
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 29, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


GeomTop Seminar: Talk by Mikhail Shkolnikov "Limit of the sandpile group"

Mikhail Shkolnikov

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 23, 2018 13:00 
14:15 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


2d TQFTs labelled by 3manifolds

Du Pei
(CalTech University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 24, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 




Thesis defense 
July 6, 2018 13:45 
17:00 



How do Neurons Compute the Direction of Motion?

Alexander Borst
(MPI of Neurobiology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 7, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Z/mgraded Lie algebras and perverse sheaves

George Lusztig
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 21, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Tamas Hausel 


B cell repertoire responses in vaccination, infection and allergy

Scott D. Boyd, M.D., Ph.D.
(Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 4, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


Probing the nanoscale organization of the T cell receptor in the immunological synapse

Florian Baumgart
(Institute of Applied Physics, Biophysics Group, TU Wien)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 7, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


Campus Spotlight: New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)  What it means for you & IST Austria

Svenja Kutnig, Legal Affairs / Data Protection Officer Tamara Pusch, Project Management Office

Campus Spotlight 
June 6, 2018 11:30 
12:00 



GeomTop Seminar: short talk "On the Treewidth of Triangulated 3Manifolds"

Kristof Huszar
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 30, 2018 13:00 
13:30 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


GeomTop Seminar: short talk "The Multicover Persistence of Euclidean Balls"

Georg Osang
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 30, 2018 13:30 
14:00 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


On the CauchyDirichlet problem for the stochastic porous medium equation with transport noise

Sebastian Hensel
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 19, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Jan Maas 


Endophenotype in the brain: A key concept for understanding the relationships between genes and behavior

Tsuyoshi Miyakawa
(Division of Systems Medical Science, Fujita Health University, Japan)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 21, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


The Role of Competitive Research Funding in Science

JeanPierre Bourguignon, Heinz Fassmann, Klement Tockner, Dirk Jan van den Berg, Marc Schiltz, Dieter Imboden, Jadran Lenarcic, Jürgen Janger, etc.

Public outreach event 
October 22, 2018 09:30 
16:00 



Active zone scaffold proteins tune functional diversity across brain synapses

Stephan J.Sigrist
(Freie Universität Berlin, Institute for Biology/Genetics and NeuroCure, Charité, Berlin)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 20, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


Thesis Defense Johannes Alt


Thesis defense 
July 12, 2018 13:45 
17:30 



A model experiment of parallel selection for elucidating the architecture of complex traits

Guy Reeves
(Max Planck Institure)

Life Sciences Seminar 
July 16, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Nick Barton 


Graduation Ceremony 2018



June 29, 2018 17:00 
19:00 



Understanding cell fate regulation: from molecules to tissues

Steffen Rulands
(Max Planck Institute PKS)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 18, 2018 10:30 
11:30 
Edouard Hannezo 


From the statistical physics of polymerchain networks to nonlinear elasticity

Antoine Gloria
(Sorbonne Université, Paris)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
July 5, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Julian Fischer 


Puzzles about trees, high dimensions, election, computation and noise

Gil Kalai
(The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Institute colloquium 
September 3, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Uli Wagner 


Synthetic dimensions in ultracold polar molecules: from topology to quantum strings

Bhuvanesh Sundar
(Rice University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
July 19, 2018 11:00 
13:00 
Misha Lemeshko 


Career Talk: How to enter the life science industry and develop a career

Harald Pichler

General Interest Seminar 
June 20, 2018 14:00 
15:30 
Daniela Klammer 


Geometric Fluid Dynamics

Albert Chern
(TU Berlin)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 28, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Chris Wojtan 


Point interactions with variable particle number and the domain of the Nelson Hamiltonian

Jonas Lampert
(Universite Bourgogne)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 26, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Random data Cauchy theory for nonlinear wave equations

Jonas Luehrmann
(Johns Hopkins University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
July 3, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Topological methods for artificial intelligence

Gunnar Carlsson
(Stanford University)

Public outreach event 
April 24, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Herbert Edelsbrunner 


Stochastic Turing patterns in brains, biofilms and ecology

Nigel Goldenfeld
(University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
June 25, 2018 11:30 
12:30 
Björn Hof 


ScienceIndustry Day "Micro.Macro.Global."


Public outreach event 
September 26, 2018 14:00 
20:15 



Quantitative modeling of bile secretion and transport in the liver

Oleksandr Ostrenko
(Technische Universität Dresden)

Life Sciences Seminar 
June 25, 2018 11:00 
12:15 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


MultiscaleMultimodal Imaging of the Brain: Revealing Secrets Hiding in Plain Sight

Mark Ellisman
(University of California San Diego, School of Medicine)

Life Sciences Seminar 
July 25, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Peter Jonas 


Force generation and force sharing by elastically coupled molecular motors

Dr. Mehmet Ucar
(Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interface)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
July 3, 2018 16:00 
17:15 
Edouard Hannezo 


Complex Spatial Networks and Programmed Shape Selection: Topology and Geometry in Biology

Carl Modes
(Max Planck institute  Dresden)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
July 9, 2018 11:00 
12:15 
Edouard Hannezo 


Representation Theory of Vertex Operator Algebras and GukovWitten Defects

Miroslav Rapcak
(Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
July 3, 2018 15:00 
17:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Numerical approximation of planar oblique derivative problems in nondivergence form

Dietmar Gallistl
(University of Twente)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
July 19, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Julian Fischer 


Stromal cell niches in secondary lymphoid organs: roles in homeostasis and adaptive immunity

Sanjiv A. Luther
(University of Lausanne)

Life Sciences Seminar 
July 11, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Michael Sixt 


Levitated Optomechanics with Rotating Nanoparticles

Benjamin Stickler
(University of DuisburgEssen)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 1, 2018 11:00 
13:00 
Misha Lemeshko 


Thesis DefenseSusanne LAUKOTER


Thesis defense 
September 21, 2018 10:00 
13:00 



Realtime cryoEM data preprocessing with Warp

Dimitry Tegunov
(Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry)

Life Sciences Seminar 
July 20, 2018 09:30 
10:45 
Carrie Bernecky 


The Chiral Induced Spin Selectivity Effect (CISS)

Yossi Paltiel
(Hebrew University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
September 18, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


SINGLE AND TWOELECTRON REDUCTION OF QUINONES BY FLAVOENZYMES: MECHANISMS AND CYTOTOXIC IMPLICATIONS

Narimantas Cenas
(Institute of Biochemistry of Vilnius University, Lithuania)

Life Sciences Seminar 
July 24, 2018 12:00 
13:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


Learning strategies from fundamental physical limits

Susanne Still
(University of Hawaii at Manoa)

General Interest Seminar 
July 27, 2018 15:30 
16:30 
Nick Barton 


Thesis defense Lada Vukusic


Thesis defense 
August 24, 2018 10:00 
13:30 



Applications of machine learning for quantum dynamics

Roman Krems
(University of British Columbia)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
August 13, 2018 11:00 
13:00 
Misha Lemeshko 


Igor Gridchyn Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
August 2, 2018 13:45 
17:00 



The bursting brain and the integrated nature of physiologic states: From neuronal avalanches to network physiology and beyond

Fabrizio Lombardi
(Boston University)

FriSBi 
August 8, 2018 13:00 
14:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Quantum computing with qubits encoded in oscillators

Arne Grimsmo
(University Sydney)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
August 6, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Johannes Fink 


The antibiotic cyclomarin blocks argininephosphateinduced millisecond dynamics in the Nterminal domain of ClpC1 from Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Hugo Fraga
(Institut de Biologie Structurale, Grenoble)

Life Sciences Seminar 
August 13, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


Thesis Defense: Catherine Mckenzie


Thesis defense 
August 8, 2018 12:45 
16:15 



Thomas Moser Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
August 31, 2018 10:00 
13:00 



The second kind of impossible

Paul Steinhardt
(Princeton University)

Institute colloquium 
March 18, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Robert Seiringer 


How do cells measure their boundaries to tailor physiological responses?

Alex Lomakin
(King's College London)

Life Sciences Seminar 
August 13, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Michael Sixt 


Dynamic graph algorithms: What they are and why they are needed?

Monika Henzinger
(University of Vienna)

Institute colloquium 
November 12, 2018 16:00 
17:00 



Zimin, Alexander Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
September 7, 2018 10:00 
13:00 



Glassy nature of hierarchical organizations

Maryam Zamani
(Eotvos Lorand University)

General Interest Seminar 
August 29, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


How does the human neocortex fold? A novel role of extracellular matrix.

Katherine Long
(MPICBG)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 6, 2018 15:00 
16:15 
Stefania Tavano 


Tracking shortterm evolution in a pedigreed wild population

Nancy Chen
(University of Rochester)

Life Sciences Seminar 
August 27, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Nick Barton 


A singlecell perspective on the spatial selforganization of microbial systems

Martin Ackermann
(ETH Zürich)

Life Sciences Seminar 
August 29, 2018 15:00 
16:30 
Magdalena Steinrück 


A Design Principle for Population Neural Codes

Michael Berry
(Princeton University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 5, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


On the Hasse principle for integral points

Damaris Schindler
(Universität Utrecht)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 6, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


CDE (Cells Development and Evolution) meeting


Cells and Development 
September 20, 2018 12:00 
13:00 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


CDE (Cells Development and Evolution) meeting


Cells and Development 
September 27, 2018 12:00 
13:00 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


CDE (Cells Development and Evolution) meeting


Cells and Development 
October 4, 2018 12:00 
13:00 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


Hybrid quantum systems based on collective excitations in solid

Yasunobu Nakamura
(University of Tokyo)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 1, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Johannes Fink 


Roles of fluid lumina in mouse blastocyst morphogenesis.

Allyson Ryan
(EMBL Heidelberg)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 10, 2018 11:00 
12:15 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


High Density Limit of the Fermi Polaron with Infinite Mass

David Mitrouskas
(University of Stuttgart)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 27, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Abelianisation of Logarithmic sl(2)Connections

Nikita Nikolaev
(Université de Genève)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 18, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


The zeropoint entropy of square hexagonal ice

Tibor Döme
(ETH Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 6, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


BioImaging Austria


Life Sciences Seminar 
August 31, 2018 10:15 
11:00 



State integrals, the quantum dilogarithm and knots.

Stavros Garoufalidis
(Georgia Tech)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 13, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Thesis Defense Hamza M. M. Abusalah


Thesis defense 
September 5, 2018 14:00 
16:30 



Waiting Time Phenomenon for the ThinFilm Equation: Sharp criteria in terms of the mass of the initial data

Nicola De Nitti

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 6, 2018 10:00 
11:30 
Julian Fischer 


Superresolution microscopy for neuroscience: new approaches & applications

U. Valentin Nägerl
(Interdisciplinary Institute for Neuroscience, University of Bordeaux / CNRS)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 25, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


Integrated structure/dynamics/function studies of large protein complexes by NMR

Prof. Paul Schanda
(Biomolecular NMR group, Institut de Biologie Structurale, Grenoble)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 6, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


The Search for the Magnetoreceptors

David Keays
(IMP  Research Institute of Molecular Pathology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 20, 2018 13:30 
14:30 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


IST Lecture: Steven Simon

Steven Simon
(Oxford University)

Public outreach event 
December 11, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


IST Lecture

Steve Simon
(Oxford University)

Public outreach event 
December 11, 2019 17:00 
18:30 
Maksym Serbyn 


Lifted multicuts on paths: combinatorial optimization and polyhedral geometry

Dominik Schröder
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 11, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Liquid plug formation in human airways

Francesco Romanò
(University of Michigan)

FriSBi 
September 14, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Gasper Tkacik, Edouard Hannezo 


Studying Topological Defect Formation with Matrix Product States

Edward Gillman
(EPSRC)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
September 11, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Maksym Serbyn 


Arithmetic of zerocycles on products of Kummer varieties and K3 surfaces

Francesca Balestrieri
(Max Planck Instiute)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 18, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Timothy Browning 


Rigidity of eigenvalues for beta ensemble in multicut regime

Yiting Li
(KTH Stockholm)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 4, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Dimers and Imaginary Geometry

Nathanael Berestycki
(UniWien)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 9, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Deciphering actin function in clathrinmediated endocytosis using cryoelectron tomography

Daniel Serwas
(Drubin/Barnes laboratory, University of California, Berkeley)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 24, 2018 13:00 
14:30 
Florian Schur 


Andreev or Majorana, Cooper finds out

Constantin Schrade
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
September 25, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Georgios Katsaros 


Understanding the wound inflammatory response

Helen Weavers
(Bristol University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 20, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Daria Siekhaus 


Visual motion processing from retina to visual cortical areas in mice

Keisuke Yonehara
(DANDRITE, Nordic EMBL, Dept. of Biomedicine, Aarhus University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 24, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Sandra Siegert 


Designing Bayesian learning models for large genomic datasets

Matt Robinson
(University of Lausanne)

Life Sciences Seminar 
September 21, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Nick Barton 


Local laws for polynomials of Wigner matrices

Yuriy Nemish
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 2, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


CRISPR, herd immunity and transduction  the unexpected ways of how bacteria have sex

Pavel Payne
(University of Liverpool)

FriSBi 
September 21, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Branes on the singular locus of the Hitchin system via Borel and other parabolic subgroups

Emilio Franco
(Porto)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
September 27, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


From microscopic to macroscopic: the Hydrodynamic limit.

Carlangelo Liverani
(Universita degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata")

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 3, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Overcoming the curse of dimensionality: a hierarchical collocation method for solving the rotationalvibrational Schrödinger equation for polyatomic molecules

Emil Zak
(Queen's University Canada)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 17, 2018 11:00 
13:00 
Misha Lemeshko 


Orbifold Mordell over function fields

Arne Smeets
(Radboud University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 13, 2018 13:00 
15:00 
Timothy Browning 


Cardy embedding of uniform triangulations

Nina Holden
(MIT)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 11, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Jan Maas 


Height of rational points on random Fano hypersurfaces

Pierre Le Boudec
(University of Basel)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 11, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


Quantum angular momentum — from molecules to ultrafast magnetism

Mikhail Lemeshko
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
November 9, 2018 10:00 
11:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Positivity of the ChowMumford line bundle for families of Kstable QFano varieties

Patakfalvi Zsolt
(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 4, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Cavity enhanced superconductivity and superconductorpolaritons

Zachary Mark Raines
(University of Maryland)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 27, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Maskym Serbyn 


3D Localization of Molecules close to dielectric Surfaces

Alexander Jesacher
(Division for Biomedical Physics, Medical University of Innsbruck)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 4, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


5th Think & Drink “IST Alumni!“ Johannes Reiter

Johannes Reiter
(Stanford University )

Think and drink 
October 9, 2018 17:00 
18:00 
Kathrin Pauser 


1D GrossPitaevskii equation for strongly confined 3D bosons

Lea Bossmann
(Universität Tübingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 15, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Quantifying in quantitative cell biology: how, what, and why?

Gerhard Schütz
(Vienna University of Technology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
October 16, 2018 13:00 
14:00 
Johann Georg Danzl 


Genomic and quantitative genetic perspectives of sexspecific selection and its evolutionary consequences

Steve Chenoweth
(University of Queensland/Swedish Collegium for Advanced Studies)

Life Sciences Seminar 
November 5, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Nick Barton/Beatriz Vicoso 


Entropic repulsion for the Gaussian free field conditioned on disconnection by level sets

Alberto Chiarini
(ETH Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 10, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Lazlo Erdös 


Career options for quantitative scientists

Daniela Klammer

General Interest Seminar 
October 10, 2018 14:00 
15:00 



Computational Fabrication: Fusing Computation and Advanced Manufacturing

Bernd Bickel
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
December 10, 2018 15:30 
16:30 
Chris Wojtan 


Tax Filing Seminar


General Interest Seminar 
October 23, 2018 15:00 
17:00 
PostDoc Association 


Student Open Day 2018


Public outreach event 
November 30, 2018 09:00 
17:00 



PDE Afternoon: Uniqueness, stability and single measurement recovery for the fractional Calderón problem

Angkana Rüland
(Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences )

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 12, 2018 14:45 
15:45 
Jan Maas 


Career opportunities for life scientists

Daniela Klammer
(IST Austria)

General Interest Seminar 
October 18, 2018 16:00 
17:00 



ElectronChiralPhonon Interaction in 3d Ferromagnetic Metals

Edgardo Solano Carrillo
(Columbia University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 20, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Formulas of Szegő's type for the periodic Schrödinger operator

Bernhard Pfirsch
(University College London)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 8, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


A Dual Form of the Sharp Nash Inequality and its Weighted Generalization

Elliott Lieb
(Princeton)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
October 25, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Quantum dot physics in Majorana nanowires

Ramón Aguado
(, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 30, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Georgios Katsaros 


A Stochastic Approach to Quantum Spin Systems

Stefano De Nicola
(Kings College London)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 6, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Maksym Serbyn 


Tensionbased vertex model of organoids

Primoz Ziherl
(University of Ljubljana and Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 23, 2018 10:00 
11:15 
Edouard Hannezo 


Simulating singleshot images of ultracold atoms

Axel Lode

Physical Sciences Seminar 
October 23, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Harnessing multimode propagation for deeptissue imaging

Tomas Cizmar
(ISI CAS Brno)

Life Sciences Seminar 
October 24, 2018 12:00 
13:00 
Michael Sixt 


ACKR4!? What a nice receptor like you is doing in places like these?

Antal Rot
(Queen Mary University of London)

Life Sciences Seminar 
October 25, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Michael Sixt 


Stably irrational hypersurfaces of small slopes

Stefan Schreieder
(Universität München)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 13, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Timothy Browning 


Career opportunities in the higher education sector beyond the professorial track

Daniela Klammer
(IST Austria)

General Interest Seminar 
October 25, 2018 16:00 
17:00 



New CRISPR tools to probe the genetics of cell identity change

Ulrich Elling
(IMBA  Institute of Molecular Biotechnology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
October 24, 2018 13:30 
14:30 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


The Entropy Power Inequalities with quantum conditioning

Giacomo de Palma
(University of Copenhagen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 14, 2019 15:45 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Localisation of the continuous Anderson hamiltonian in 1d

Cyril Labbe
(University ParisDauphine)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 22, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Jan Maas 


Mechanisms of Selective Autophagy  From Phase Separation to Cargo Degradation

Sascha Martens
(Max F. Perutz Laboratories, University of Vienna, Vienna BioCenter)

Life Sciences Seminar 
December 5, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Martin Loose 


A weaklyinteracting onedimensional Bose gas with an impurity particle

Artem Volosniev
(TU Darmstadt)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 13, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


The Frobenius structure conjecture

Tony Yue YU
(Université ParisSud)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 8, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Breakdown of superfluidity in binary Bose mixtures in two dimensions

Volker Karle
(Heidelberg University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 27, 2018 14:00 
15:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Organelle Assembly and Evolution

Cory Dunn
(University of Helsinki)

Life Sciences Seminar 
November 28, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


Geometry of quantum states

Vladimir Gritsev
(University of Amsterdam)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 8, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Where are the rational solutions?

Emmanuel Peyre
(Institut Fourier)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 29, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Timothy Browning 


Madhumitha Narasimhan Thesis Defense talk


Thesis defense 
December 19, 2018 16:00 
19:00 



The Mrptype cation/proton antiporter with major functions is broadly distributed in bacteria and archaea

Masahiro Ito
(Faculty of Life Sciences, Toyo University, Japan)

Life Sciences Seminar 
November 29, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


GeomTop Seminar: talk by Mehdi Makhul

Mehdi Makhul
(Johann Radon Institute)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 14, 2018 13:00 
14:15 
Uli Wagner 


Thermal and Charge Transport in Nanocrystal Solids

Nuri Yazdani
(ETH Zürich)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
December 14, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Maria Ibanez 


Mini Retreat Göttingen Graduate School for Neurosciences, Biophysics and Molecolar Biosciences, PhDProgram PTCN, Fred Wolf

(MPI for Dynamics and SelfOrganization)


November 20, 2018 08:00 
19:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Chasing hypergeometric motives

Fernando Rodriguez Villegas
(ICTP Trieste)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 15, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Rational points over C_1 fields.

Marta Pieropan
(École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 22, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Timothy Browning 


New nonequilibrium quantum states enabled by breakdown of thermalization

Dmitry Abanin
(University of Geneva)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 29, 2018 10:00 
11:15 
Maksym Serbyn 


Modelling how cell wall targeting antibiotics work

Rosalind Allen
(University of Edinburgh)

FriSBi 
November 27, 2018 10:00 
11:00 



Stochastic Kinetics of Transient Joints in Multicomponent Molecular Machines: Fluctuating Force, Collective Behaviour and Emergent ChemoMechanics

Ghanti Dipanwita
(Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur)

Life Sciences Seminar 
November 20, 2018 16:00 
17:30 
CarlPhilipp Heisenberg 


On the continuity of the Loewner Map

Atul Shekhar
(KTH)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 20, 2018 15:30 
16:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Retinotopic and target specific processing of visual information in the superior colliculus

Karl Farrow
(NERF, empowered by IMEC, KU Leuven and VIB, Belgium)

Life Sciences Seminar 
November 29, 2018 11:00 
12:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Passing Messages while Sharing Memory

Naama BenDavid
(Carnegie Mellon University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
November 27, 2018 15:30 
16:30 
Dan Alistarh 


R. Ursin´s talk is CANCELLED

Rupert Ursin
(Austrian Academy of Sciences)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
November 21, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Johannes Fink 


How do proteins evolve?

Dan S. Tawfik
(Weizmann Institute of Science)

Life Sciences Seminar 
December 18, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Fyodor Kondrashov 


Lecture by Petra Moser: "Copyrights and Creativity“

Petra Moser
(NYU Stern School of Business)

Public outreach event 
December 13, 2018 18:00 
19:00 



The geodesics in Liouville quantum gravity are not SchrammLoewner evolutions

Wei Qian
(Cambridge)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 4, 2018 16:00 
17:00 



A humble view from inside evolution: imagining our digital future

Helga Nowotny
(Vienna Science and Technology Fund)

Public outreach event 
March 6, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Thomas Henzinger 


Talk of Máté Gerencsér is CANCELLED

Máté Gerencsér
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 4, 2018 17:00 
18:00 



TWIST Talk with Curt Carlson (SRI International): On Becoming a Successful Innovator

Curt Carlson


November 27, 2018 12:30 
13:30 



Cerebral organoids: modelling human brain development and tumorigenesis in stem cell derived 3D culture

Juergen A. Knoblich
(IMBA  Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Science Vienna)

Life Sciences Seminar 
December 5, 2018 12:00 
13:15 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Quantum Communication over long distances

Rupert Ursin
(Austrian Academy of Sciences)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
December 18, 2018 11:00 
12:30 
Johannes Fink 


Auxin Response Factor phase transitions to drive hormone response and development in plants

Lucia Strader
(Washington University in St. Louis)

Life Sciences Seminar 
December 3, 2018 15:00 
16:00 
Jiri Friml 


Sex and the single genome

Beatriz Vicoso
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
January 28, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Sylvia Cremer 


What we can learn from bottomup biology

Martin Loose
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
January 21, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


On the HartreeFock ground state of a homogeneous electron gas

Christian Hainzl
(Tübingen University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 5, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Entropic optimal transport: Duality and Application to Mean Field Games

Simone Di Marino
(Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 12, 2018 16:00 
17:00 
Jan Maas 


Quantum groups as hidden symmetries of quantum impurities

Enderalp Yakaboylu
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 20, 2018 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Atomic qubits in silicon

Michelle Simmons
(University of New South Wales)

Institute colloquium 
February 1, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


How quantum dynamics wins against thermodynamics

Ulrich Schneider
(Cambridge University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
December 10, 2018 14:00 
15:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Two types of stomach stem cells for the homeostatic turnover of gastric corpus glands

BonKyoung Koo
(IMBA, Vienna)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 6, 2019 13:00 
14:00 
Ani Kicheva 


NDT! Groups Siegert and Hippenmeyer


Neuroscience data talk 
December 11, 2018 16:30 
17:30 



Characters, and other special functions, from the point of view of the enumerative geometry

Andrei Okounkov
(Columbia University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 20, 2018 13:30 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Optimal Transport: continuous, discrete, and quantum

Jan Maas
(IST Austria)

4th year colloquium 
February 11, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


NDT! Groups Danzl and Jösch


Neuroscience data talk 
January 22, 2019 16:30 
17:30 



NDT! Groups Jösch (Laura Burnett) and Danzl


Neuroscience data talk 
April 2, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



NDT! Groups Siegert and Novarino


Neuroscience data talk 
May 21, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



NDT! Groups Shigemoto (Marijo Jevtic) and Jösch (Roshan Satapathy)


Neuroscience data talk 
June 18, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



NDT! Groups Csicsvari and Jonas


Neuroscience data talk 
July 16, 2019 16:30 
17:45 



Stereodynamics of chemical reactions near absolute zero

Andreas Osterwalder
(EPFL, Switzerland)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 21, 2019 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


The regulatory principles of embryonic stem cell differentiation

Martin Leeb
(MFPL, University of Vienna, Vienna Biocenter (VBC))

Life Sciences Seminar 
December 20, 2018 13:30 
14:30 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


"Four Ingredients for Scene Understanding: Object Detection, Reconstruction, Layouts, and Inference"

Paul Henderson
(U Edinburgh)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
December 14, 2018 10:45 
11:45 
Christoph Lampert 


Science Education Day  Inquiry based learning


Public outreach event 
March 27, 2019 14:00 
18:30 



A nonlocal isoperimetric problem with dipolar repulsion

Thilo Simon
(New Jersey Institute of Technology)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 11, 2019 09:30 
10:30 
Julian Fischer 


Ralf Schneggenburger

Ralf Schneggenburger
(Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL))

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 15, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Peter Jonas 


Spintronics in twodimensional van der Waals heterostructures

Avsar Ahmet
(EPFL)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
January 10, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Onur Hosten 


Quantization of heat flow in the fractional quantum Hall regime

Mitali Banerjee
(Columbia University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 25, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


Analysis of the thresholding scheme for mean curvature flow in codimension two

Tim Laux
(Berkeley)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 10, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Julian Fischer 


A large deviation principle for empirical measures on Polish spaces

David GarciaZelada
(Universite ParisDauphine)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 15, 2019 15:30 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Insights into the structures, mechanisms, and dynamics of large molecular assemblies from highresolution cryoEM

Greber Basil
(California Inst. QB3)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 22, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Leonid Sazanov 


Electrochemical energy storage beyond the horizon: materials and mechanism

Stefan Freunberger
(TU Graz)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 9, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Maria Ibanez 


From manybody physics to quantum information with atomic and photonic systems

Hannes Pichler
(Harvard U)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
January 9, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Misha Lemeshko 


From Single to interacting Polarons in BoseEinstein condensates

Luis Peña Ardila
(Aarhus University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
January 15, 2019 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Insights into Nlinked protein glycosylation from cryoEM studies on the yeast oligosaccharyltransferase complex

Rebekka Wild
(ETH Zurich)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 21, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Eva Benkova 


The Utility Cost of Privacy

Esfandiar Mohammadi
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 23, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Krzysztof Pietrzak 


Hippocampal CA2 control of social behaviors.

Felix Leroy
(Columbia U)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 24, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Jozsef Csicsvari 


Bayesian inference and deep learning

Laurence Aitchison
(Janelia Research Campus)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 28, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Peter Jonas 


Bayesian hierarchical models for largescale discovery, estimation and prediction analysis of common complex disease

Matthew Robinson
(University of Lausanne)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 31, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Nick Barton 


Coordinating Caching and Computation in Networks

Derya Malak
(MIT)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 5, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Vladimir Kolmogorov 


CANCELLED*CANCELLED*How the genome is reorganized during zygotic reprogramming to totipotencyCANCELLED*CANCELLED*

Kikue Tachibana
(IMBA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 11, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Evolution and function of DNA methylation within chromatin

Daniel Zilberman
(John Innes Centre)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 12, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Jiri Friml 


Data science of biology

Katarzyna Bozek
(OIST)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 12, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Gasper Tkacik 


Quantum Science with Single Atoms on Surfaces

Philip Willke
(Ewha Womans University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 13, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Johannes Fink 


Hypothesis testing for graphs: Fundamental limits and practical methods

Debarghya Ghoshdastidar
(University of Tübingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 14, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Christoph Lampert 


Liquid exfoliation of layered crystals

Claudia Backes
(University of Heidelberg)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 14, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Björn Hof 


Scalable systems for continuous processing of data streams

Vasiliki Kalavri
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 28, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Dan Alistarh 


Curve counting and tropical geometry

Hannah Markwig
(University of Tübingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 28, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Uli Wagner 


Evolutionary genomics in centromeric and pericentromeric regions of Drosophila and humans

Chuck Langley
(University of California, Davis)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 14, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Nick Barton; Beatriz Vicoso 


Motor primitives in time and space by targeted gain modulation in recurrent cortical networks

Tim Vogels
(University of Oxford)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 29, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


Scaleinvariance in quantum spin liquids

Kimberly Modic
(MPI for Chemical Physics of Solids)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
January 29, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Zhanybek Alpichshev 


The structure of bactofilin filaments and other wonders of the bacterial cytoskeleton

Jan Löwe
(MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 18, 2019 13:00 
14:00 
Martin Loose 


Cutoff and discrete product structure in ASEP

Peter Nejjar
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 7, 2019 16:15 
18:15 
Lazlo Erdös 


On the distribution and fluctuations of eigenvectors of random matrices

Lucas Benigni
(Courant Institute)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 17, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdos 


Complex enzymatic electron transfer mechanisms for energy conversion

Ross Milton
(Stanford University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 28, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Johann Danzl 


What a bacterial carboxylate transporter structure has told us about the pathogenesis of earlyonset epileptic encephalopathy

DaNeng Wang
(Skirball Institute, NYU School of Medicine)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 14, 2019 14:30 
15:30 
Daria Siekhaus 


The ideal theorem, and Dedekind zeta functions on the critical line

Simon RydinMyerson
(Uni Göttingen)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Interactive Learning and Decision Making with Machines and People

Yuxin Chen
(Caltech)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 4, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Vladimir Kolmogorov 


Out of the Box Talk: research team lead and project management in industry

Elisabeth Mayer
(Biomin)

General Interest Seminar 
January 24, 2019 17:15 
18:45 
IST Austria Career Services 


A novel approach for strongly correlated systems: geminalbased wavefunction ansätze

Döme Tibor
(ETH Zurich)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 12, 2019 14:00 
15:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics with superconductorsemiconductor hybrid systems

(Pasquale Scarlino)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
January 18, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Georgios Katsaros 


10 Years of IST Austria

(Chair, Edith Heard, Director General of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory)

Public outreach event 
June 4, 2019 18:00 
20:00 
IST Austria 


GeomTop semianr [different room!]: Talk by Rado Fulek on "Eliminating Crossings in Drawings of Graphs"

Rado Fulek
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 16, 2019 13:00 
14:15 



BFN Springer theory

Joel Kamnitzer
(University of Toronto)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 23, 2019 14:00 
17:00 
Tamas Hausel 


On the Ramanujan conjecture over function fields

Will Sawin
(Columbia University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 24, 2019 13:30 
15:30 
Timothy Browning 


Look Whos Talking: Bacteriophage InterCellular Communication (A Current but Not so New Field of Study)

Steve Abedon
(Ohio State University)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 23, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Claudia Igler 


Hemodynamics and other cherries from the fluid dynamics cake

Dr. György Paál
(Budapest University of Technology and Economics)

Institute colloquium 
January 22, 2019 14:00 
15:30 
Björn Hof 


Vienna Probability Seminar: From 1 to 6 in branching Brownian motion

Lisa Hartung
(University of Mainz)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 29, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
Jan Maas 


Science as revolution

Paul Nurse
(The Francis Crick Institute)

Public outreach event 
June 5, 2019 17:30 
18:45 
Tom Henzinger 


Vienna Probability Seminar: Recursive tree processes and the meanfield limit of stochastic flows

Jan Swart
(The Czech Academy of Sciences)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 29, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
Jan Maas 


Cell migration in gut homeostasis and cancer invasion  role of microenvironment

Vignjevic Danijela
(Institut Curie)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 6, 2019 16:00 
17:30 
Kasumi Kishi 


The manybody physics of dispersion forces between atomically thin crystals

John Tolsma
(ETH Zürich)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
January 31, 2019 11:00 
12:45 
Misha Lemeshko 


Defining inhibitory microcircuits for limb and thoracic movement

Lora Sweeney
(Salk Inst. for Biological Studies)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 27, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Gaia Novarino 


Vienna Region CryoEM Seminar

Ludek Lovicar
(manager of IST Austria's electron microscopy facility)

Life Sciences Seminar 
January 30, 2019 09:30 
10:30 
Carrie Bernecky 


Does a Single Eigenstate of a Hamiltonian Encode the Critical Behaviour of its FiniteTemperature Phase Transition?

Keith Fratus
(UCSB Physics)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 19, 2019 11:00 
12:30 
Misha Lemeshko 


Functions of perturbed selfadjoint operators

Rupert Frank
(LMU Munich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
January 31, 2019 16:30 
18:30 
Robert Seiringer 


Dynamical quantum phase transitions in U(1) quantum link models

YiPing Huang
(Max Planck Institut, Dresden)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 26, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Boundary renormalisation of stochastic PDEs

Máté Gerencsér
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 12, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Crossing probabilities of multiple Ising interfaces

Eveliina Peltola
(Université de Genève)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 12, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


LiebThirring inequality for wave functions vanishing on the diagonal set

Simon Larson
(KTH Stockholm)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 21, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Central Limit Theorem for BoseEinstein Condensates

Simone Rademacher
(University of Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 28, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Quantum seminar

Manuel Endres
(Caltech)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
June 4, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Precise Program Reasoning using Probabilistic Methods

Mukund Raghothaman
(University of Pennsylvania)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 19, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Krish Chatterjee 


HawkingUnruh effect and quasinormal decay in quantum Hall effect

Suraj Hegde
(UIUC, Illinois)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
February 26, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Mikhail Lemeshko 


Hodge theory of character varieties via Topological Quantum Field Theories

Angel Gonzalez Prieto
(Universidad Politécnica de Madrid)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Neural circuits in the real world: Dynamic signal compression for robust motion vision in flies

Aljoscha Leonhardt
(MPI of Neurobiology)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 11, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Maximilian Jösch 


GrossPitaevskii Limit of a Homogeneous Bose Gas at Positive Temperature

Andreas Deuchert
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 19, 2019 16:00 
18:00 



GeomTop Seminar: Graphs with at most one crossing

Alan Marcelo Arroyo Guevara

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 6, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Uli Wagner 


Combinatorial Machine Learning and Incomplete MaxSAT Solving

Emir Demirovic

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
February 7, 2019 10:30 
11:30 
Vladimir Kolmogorov 


Logarithmic lambdaconnections, singular opers and Hilbert schemes of points on ruled surfaces

Szilard Szabo
(Renyi, Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 4, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar

Alex Kuronya
(GoetheUniversität Frankfurt)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 25, 2019 13:00 
15:30 



The eclectic cerebellum  from neurons to circuits and behavior

Stephanie Rudolph
(Harvard Medical School)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 5, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Sandra Siegert 


Time covariance (and stationarity) for last passage percolation models

Alessandra Occelli
(Uni Bonn)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 16:00 
17:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Quantum seminar: Implementing nonreciprocity with two superconducting qubits in waveguide

Andrés Rosario Hamann
(University of Queensland, Australia)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 9, 2019 11:30 
12:30 
Johannes Fink 


Selforganization and symmetry breaking in intestinal organoid development

Prisca Liberali
(FMI Basel)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 19, 2019 11:00 
12:15 
Edouard Hannezo 


Dominik Schröder Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
March 11, 2019 14:00 
17:00 



Mathphys Seminar

Gitta Kutyniok
(TU Berlin)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 13, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


Nonlocal and nonabelian Majoranabased physics

Karsten Flensberg
(Niels Bohr Institute)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 19, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Andrew Patrick Higginbotham 


Nextgeneration human cell reprogramming to study agerelated neurodegeneration

Jerome Mertens
(University of Innsbruck)

Life Sciences Seminar 
February 25, 2019 11:30 
12:30 
Gaia Novarino 


How the genome is reorganized during zygotic reprogramming to totipotency

Kikue Tachibana
(IMBA)

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 7, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Simon Hippenmeyer 


Barbara Casillas Perez, Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
March 13, 2019 13:30 
16:30 



Dynamics of random interfaces and tilings of the plane

Fabio Toninelli
(CNRS Lyon)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 4, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Laszlo Erdös 


From dynamic biomolecular structures to biological function using integrated NMRbased structural biology

Paul Schanda
(Inst. de Biologie Structurale (IBS))

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 5, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Florian Schur 


Fundamental Limits and Practical Algorithms in Inference: From Communication to Learning

Marco Mondelli
(Stanford University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 11, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Dan Alistarh 


Quantum topology from symplectic geometry

Vivek Shende
(UC Berkeley)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 11, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Tamas Hausel 


Perceptual Engineering

Misha Sra
(MIT)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 12, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Bernd Bickel 


Understanding distributed dataflow systems and applications

Ioannis Liagouris
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 18, 2019 10:00 
11:00 
Krish Chatterjee 


Specialization of (stable) rationality in families with mild singularities

Johannes Nicaise
(Imperial)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 2, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


Effective equidistribution of primitive rational points on expanding horospheres

Daniel ElBaz
(Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in Bonn)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Dynamics of Confined Cell Migration

Chase Broedersz
(LMU Munich)

FriSBi 
March 18, 2019 13:30 
14:30 



Slow dynamics in constrained manybody quantum systems

Paolo P. Mazza
(SISSA, Trieste)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 13, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maksym Serbyn 


Counting rational points on cubic hypersurfaces

Per Salberger
(Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 28, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


Rational points over global fields and applications.

Pankaj Vishe
(Durham University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 14, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tim Browning 


GeomTop Seminar: Connectivity of the FlipGraph of Triangulations

Emo Welzl
(ETH Zurich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 6, 2019 13:00 
14:15 
Uli Wagner 


CarlenFrankLieb conjecture and monotonicity of αz Rényi relative entropy

Haonan Zhang
(Université de FrancheComté and Polish Academy of Sciences)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 7, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
Jan Maas 


Young Scientist Symposium 2019


Symposium/Conference 
May 17, 2019 09:00 
17:00 



Hall algebra approach to cohomology rings

Olivier Schiffmann
(Département de Mathématiques d'Orsay)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Minimizing GCD sums, multiplicative energy and applications

Marc Munsch
(Uni Graz)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 4, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Quantum seminar: Cavity QED with Spin Qubits

Guido Burkard
(University of Konstanz)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 26, 2019 11:30 
12:30 
Georgios Katsaros 


TWIST Talk Roland Kalb (proionic GmbH): A Startup Journey from a Greek Beach towards World Leadership in Manufacture of Ionic Liquids

Roland Kalb


April 4, 2019 15:00 
16:00 
Markus Wanko 


Semiclassical limit of large fermionic systems at positive temperature

Arnaud Triay
((Universite ParisDauphine))

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 21, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Uniform Lipschitz functions on the triangular lattice have logarithmic variations

Ioan Manolescu
(University of Fribourg)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 12, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Martin Huesmann
(Universität Wien)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 9, 2019 15:30 
16:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Eero Saksman
(University of Helsinki)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 9, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Balint Toth
(Bristol and Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 23, 2019 15:30 
16:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Aran Raoufi
(ETH Zürich)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 7, 2019 15:30 
16:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Tom Hutchcroft
(University of Cambridge)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 7, 2019 17:00 
18:00 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Vienna Probability Seminar

Nina Gantert
(TU München)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
June 4, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Disordered systems with complex bonds: from basic principles to biomimetic functionality

Carl Goodrich
(Harvard University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
March 19, 2019 09:00 
10:00 
Edouard Hannezo 


Mathphys Seminar

Mathieu Lewin
(Universite ParisDauphine)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
April 25, 2019 16:00 
18:00 
Robert Seiringer 


Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory Seminar

Sofia Tirabassi
(University of Bergen and Stockholm University)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 23, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Poisson local eigenvalue statistics for continuum random Schrödinger operators

Adrian Dietlein
(IST Austria)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 26, 2019 16:30 
17:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Analysis and Mathematical Physics Seminar Groups Erdös/Maas/Seiringer/Fischer

Ewain Gwynne
(University of Cambridge)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 26, 2019 17:30 
18:30 
M. Beiglböck, N. Berestycki, L. Erdös, J. Maas 


Sandpile group of graphs and digraphs

Lilla Tóthmérész
(Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 9, 2019 13:00 
15:30 
Tamas Hausel 


Controlling active matter with curvature and topology

Daniel Pearce
(University of Geneva)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 16, 2019 13:00 
14:00 
Martin Loose 


An NMR toolbox to study the surface of nanocrystals; Enabling superconducting, memristive and catalytic applications

Jonathan de Roo
(Ghent University)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 12, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Maria Ibanez 


Hecke Größencharakters and the LFunction Ratios Conjecture

Ezra Waxman
(Charles University in Prague)

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
May 2, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Tim Browning 


Cavity QED with Molecules

Claudiu Genes
(MPL)

Physical Sciences Seminar 
April 23, 2019 11:00 
12:00 
Mikhail Lemeshko 


Katarina Valoskova, Thesis Defense


Thesis defense 
April 11, 2019 10:00 
13:00 



GeomTop Seminar: "Relaxed Diophantine Equations for Geometric Primitives in Integer Space"

Ranita Biswas
(IST Austria (Edelsbrunner group))

Mathematics and CS Seminar 
March 20, 2019 12:30 
13:45 



Signaling relays in immunity and hematopoiesis

Katja Brückner
(University of California San Francisco)

Life Sciences Seminar 
April 11, 2019 15:00 
16:00 
Katarina Valosková 


Differential role of amygdalar PPARs in conditioned fear, anxiety and cognitive behaviour in the presence and absence of nociceptive tone

Jéssica Cristina Coelho Gaspar

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 25, 2019 14:00 
15:00 
Ryuichi Shigemoto 


The Vienna Region CryoEM Seminar

Vladyslav Kravchuk AND Juraj Ahel

Life Sciences Seminar 
March 27, 2019 09:30 
11:00 
Carrie Bernecky 
