Event Detail

Event Type: 
Probability Seminar
Date/Time: 
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 07:00
Location: 
Furman Hall 105

Speaker Info

Institution: 
University of Oregon
Abstract: 

I will describe the hot spots conjecture of J. Rauch, known results (probabilistic and analytic) and counterexamples. After that I will consider arguably the simplest unknown case: acute triangles. I will discuss recent progress sparked by a new method due to Miyamoto.