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Professor Richard Schoen of Stanford University was appointed NCTS Distinguished Scholar
 

Professor Richard Schoen of Stanford University is a distinguished mathematician whose expertise is mainly on differential geometry. He is currently the Bass Professor of Humanities and Sciences of Stanford University. He is also a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences and National Academy of Sciences. He is expected to serve as the NCTS Distinguished Scholar starting from 2015.


Professor Caucher Birkar of Cambridge University was appointed as NCTS Scholar
 

In order to recruit outstanding researchers to work in Taiwan for a longer period and to promote international cooperation, we established positions named: NCTS distinguished Scholar and NCTS scholar

The appointment is for a period(s) of total length of 3 months to 6 months in a three-year span.

During their visit, they will organize research activities, give courses or any form of event that might help promoting the research group in Taiwan.


Professor Jeng-Daw Yu and Professor Ming-Lun Hsieh was appointed center scientist
 

Professor Jeng-Daw Yu and Professor Ming- Lun Hsieh was appointed as center scientist from August 1,2013 to July 31,2016.


Professor Yujiro Kawamata of Tokyo University was appointed NCTS Distinguished Scholar
 

In order to recruit outstanding researchers to work in Taiwan for a longer period and to promote international cooperation, we established positions named: NCTS distinguished Scholar and NCTS scholar

The appointment is for a period(s) of total length of 3 months to 6 months in a three-year span.

During their visit, they will organize research activities, give courses or any form of event that might help promoting the research group in Taiwan.


Professor Horng-Tzer Yau of Harvard University was appointed NCTS Distinguished Scholar
 

In order to recruit outstanding researchers to work in Taiwan for a longer period and to promote international cooperation, we established positions named: NCTS distinguished Scholar and NCTS scholar

The appointment is for a period(s) of total length of 3 months to 6 months in a three-year span.

During their visit, they will organize research activities, give courses or any form of event that might help promoting the research group in Taiwan.


NCTS Scholar Lecture Series by Caucher Birkar is Now Available on YouTube: Introduction to Birational Geometry in Positive Characteristic.
 

Professor Jung-Chao Ban and Professor Hung-Lin Chiu was appointed Center scientist
 

Professor Jung-Chao Ban and Professor Hung- Lin Chiu was appointed center scientist from August 1, 2014 to July 31, 2016.


New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
  Time: September 1 ~ 5, 2014.
Organizers: Caucher Birkar , Jungkai Alfred Chen, Wu-Yen Chuang, Jeng-Daw Yu.
For more details please visit the website or click this link.

International Conference on Inverse Problems and Related Topics
  Time: December 15 ~ 19, 2014.
For more details please visit the website or click this link.

 
Conference

September 1 ~ 5, 2014
   New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
December 15 ~ 19, 2014
   International Conference on Inverse Problems and Related Topics

Recent Talks

09:30 - 10:30, September 3, 2014 (Wednesday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
Cubic hypersurfaces over global fields
Tim Browning  (University of Bristol, UK)

10:40 - 11:40, September 3, 2014 (Wednesday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
Gauss maps in positive characteristic
Katsuhisa Furukawa  (Taida Institute for Mathematical Sciences)

09:30 - 10:30, September 4, 2014 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
General quartic threefolds are not stably rational (joint work with Alena Pirutka)
Jean-Louis Colliot-Thélène  (Université Paris-Sud 11, France)

10:45 - 11:45, September 4, 2014 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
Hasse principle for generalized Kummer varieties (joint work with Yonatan Harpaz)
Alexei Skorobogatov  (Imperial College London, UK)

13:45 - 14:45, September 4, 2014 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
Integrable systems on Fano manifolds of large index
Shin-Yao Jow  (National Tsing Hua University)

15:15 - 16:15, September 4, 2014 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
The p-adic monodromy group of abelian varieties over global function fields of characteristic p
Ambrus Pál  (Imperial College London, UK)

16:30 - 17:30, September 4, 2014 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

New Developments in Algebraic Geometry
Stability conditions on abelian threefolds
Emanuele Macri  (Ohio State University, USA)

For all upcoming talks, click here.

 
 
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