The 15th Takagi Lectures

Date: June 27 (Sat)--28 (Sun), 2015

Place: Lecture Theater (3rd floor), House of Creativity
Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan

Invited Speakers: Vaughan F.R. Jones
  (Vanderbilt University)
"Knots and Groups"
"Subfactors Knots and Physics"
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Anatoly Vershik
  (St. Petersburg Department of Steklov Institute of Mathematics)
"Invariant Measures, Exit Boundaries, Branching
Graphs and Standardness of Filtrations
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Cédric Villani
  (Université de Lyon and Institut Henri Poincaré)
"Optimal Transport, Entropy and Curvature:
The State of the Art
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Organizing Committee: Yasuyuki Kawahigashi (Univ. of Tokyo)
Toshiyuki Kobayashi (Univ. of Tokyo)
Hiraku Nakajima (RIMS)
Kaoru Ono (RIMS)
Takeshi Saito (Univ. of Tokyo)

The Mathematical Society of Japan
Mathematical Institute, Tohoku University

The 15th Takagi Lectures are partially supported by and .