# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Bristol: Bristol 2016.

The enrolment was 270.

Organisers were L H Walling and T Dokchitser

### Minutes of meetings, etc. are available at the links below

#### The plenary speakers were:

Adler, R | The Gaussian Kinematic Formula |

Adler, R | The Gaussian Kinematic Formula |

Ambrosio, L | Metric and differentiable structures with Ricci lower bounds |

Ambrosio, L | Metric and differentiable structures with Ricci lower bounds |

Chudnovsky, M | Coloring some perfect graphs |

Chudnovsky, M | Coloring some perfect graphs |

Lubotzky, A | Ramanujan complexes and high dimensional expanders |

Lubotzky, A | Ramanujan complexes and high dimensional expanders |

Sarnak, P | Strong Approximation and Golden Gates |

Sarnak, P | Strong Approximation and Golden Gates |

Wilkinson, A | Robust mechanisms for chaos |

Wilkinson, A | Robust mechanisms for chaos |

#### The morning speakers were:

Anantharaman, N | Quantum ergodicity |

Berestycki, N | The dimer model: universality and conformal invariance. |

Kessar, R | Finiteness conjectures in modular representation theory |

Kowalski, E | Additive problems with primes: a partial survey |

Malchiodi, A | Uniformization of singular surfaces |

Pyber, L | How to avoid the Classification Theorem of Finite Simple Groups in Asymptotic Group Theory |

Sarig, O | Recent advances in symbolic dynamics for chaotic maps |

Sudakov, B | Equiangular lines and spherical codes in Euclidean spaces |

Szegedy, B | On the graph limit approach to random regular graphs |

Valkó, B | Random matrices, differential operators and carousels |

Wenger, S | Plateau's problem, isoperimetric inequalities, and asymptotic geometry |

Zerbes, S | Elliptic curves and the conjecture of Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer |

#### Public lectures

Lauter, K | How to Keep your Genome Secret |

Lenstra, H | Profinite number theory |

#### Algebra session

Bowman, C | Kronecker Tableaux |

De, T | The classification of structurable division algebras |

Lyle, S | Semigroup algebras and standard bases |

Malcolm, A | The involution width of a finite simple group |

Miemietz, V | Quiver Schur algebras and p-adic GL¬n |

Nikolov, N | On the growth of torsion in homology of finite index subgroups. |

Pauksztello, D | What are discrete triangulated categories? |

Pumpluen, S | A class of nonassociative algebras and their applications |

#### Analysis session

Bonnaillie-Noël, V | Spectral minimal partitions |

Carmen, M | Lower bounds for fractional Riesz transforms and the Wolff energy |

Cavalletti, F | Lévy-Gromov Isoperimetric inequality for metric measure spaces |

Fässler, K | Curve packing and modulus estimates |

Flock, T | Stability of the Brascamp-Lieb Constant |

Huxol, T | Limiting Behaviour of the Teichmüller Harmonic Map Flow |

Le, E | Besicovitch Covering Property on graded groups and applications to measure differentiation |

Sharp, B | Minimal hypersurfaces with bounded index |

#### Combinatorics session

Das, S | Erdős-Rothschild for intersecting families |

Letzter, S | Minimising the number of triangular edges |

Liu, H | Some enumeration results in extremal combinatorics. |

Long, E | Forbidden vector-valued intersections |

Morrison, N | Bootstrap Percolation in the Hypercube |

Pokrovksiy, A | Ramsey goodness of paths |

Zhao, Y | Quasirandom Cayley graphs |

Zhelezov, D | Minimal bases for Hamming spheres and arithmetic progressions |

#### Ergodic theory session

Björklund, M | Non-commutative quasicrystals in commutative spaces |

Dougall, R | Critical exponents and regular covering manifolds |

Koivusalo, H | Cut and project sets and Diophantine approximation |

Lima, Y | On Chaotic three dimensional flows |

Lindsey, K | Horocycle flow orbits of translation surfaces |

Terhesiu, D | Non trivial limit distributions for systems with holes |

Varjú, P | Bernoulli convolutions |

#### Number theory session

Cremona, J | Black Box Galois Representations |

Harper, A | The variance of sequences in arithmetic progressions |

Jones, J | The first PSL</i>(2,7)<i> number field, and more |

Le, P | Height of rational points on elliptic curves in families |

Lee, M | Effective equidistribution of primitive rational points on expanding horospheres |

Roditty-Gershon, E | Arithmetic Statistics in Function Fields |

Siksek, S | Sums of seven cubes |

Vishe, P | Hasse principle for higher degree hypersurfaces |

#### Probability session

Doucet, A | The correlated pseudo-marginal method |

Georgakopoulos, A | Group-walk random graphs |

Gloria, A | The structure of fluctuations in stochastic homogenization |

Gozlan, N | Generalized transport costs and applications to concentration of measure |

Gubinelli, M | Weak universality of the stationary Kadar-Parisi-Zhang equation |

Jarai, A | Inequalities for critical exponents in d-dimensional sandpiles |

Kosloff, Z | Conservative Anosov diffeomorphisms of the two torus without an absolut(y continuous invariant measure |

Warren, J | The break-up of clusters of particles carried in a turbulent flow |