Conference

Ngô Bảo Châu is to visit Lyon, October 14 and 15, 2019: The geometry of the Hitchin fibration (two presentations)

From October 14, 2019 to October 15, 2019

As part of his visit to the VIASM governance at the ENS de Lyon and Labex MILYON, Ngô Bảo Châu will give two presentations on “The geometry of the Hitchin fibration”.

Ngô Bảo Châu, the 2010 Fields Medal winner, a Professor at the University of Chicago and Scientific director of the Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics (VIASM), will give two presentations in Lyon on October 14 and 15 regarding “The geometry of the Hitchin fibration”.

The first presentation will be held on Monday, October 14 at the ENS de Lyon, and will focus on the geometry of the Hitchin fibration from a group theory perspective. The second presentation will take place on Tuesday, October 15 at 11 a.m. at the Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, and will focus on higher dimensions, which could raise some intriguing questions.

These exceptional presentations will take place as part of the visit to the VIASM governance at the ENS de Lyon and MILYON LabEx.