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List of Talks given in 200809
Wednesday, September 24  Yulij Ilyashenko, Cornell University What is an attractor? 

Wednesday, October 8  James West, Cornell University What is a wild embedding? 

Wednesday, October 22  Justin Moore, Cornell University What is the open coloring axiom? 

Wednesday, November 5  Ravi Ramakrishna, Cornell University What is class field theory? 

Wednesday, November 19  Richard Shore, Cornell University What is reverse mathematics? 

Wednesday, December 3  Robert Connelly, Cornell University What is a tensegrity? 

Wednesday, January 28  John Hubbard, Cornell University What is hyperbolic geometry? 

Wednesday, February 11  Allen Knutson, Cornell University What is a Schur function? 

Wednesday, February 25  Eran Nevo, Cornell University What is algebraic shifting? 

Wednesday, March 11  John Guckenheimer, Cornell University What is chaos? 

Wednesday, April 1  Sean Paul, University of WisconsinMadison What is Kstability? 

Wednesday, April 15  Dan Barbasch, Cornell University What is the unitary dual of the rational points of a real or padic linear reductive group? 