Seminar Report

2020-07-02

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Shingo Gibo on July 1, 2020

On 1 July, Shingo Gibo gave a talk at the iTHEMS Biology Seminar. He talked about his research on using mathematical approaches to understand biological oscillations, such as circadian rhythms. His wo...more

2020-07-01

Seminar Report

Math seminar by Dr. Ryusuke Hamazaki on Jun 24, 2020

The iTHEMS Math seminar entitled "Universal Error Bound for Constrained Quantum Dynamics" by Dr. Ryusuke Hamazaki, was held on 24 Jun. In the first part, the speaker first introduced two physical ...more

2020-06-25

Seminar Report

Dark Matter Working Group Seminar on June 22, 2020

Astrophysical observations are really important for understanding the nature of dark matter (DM) in multiple aspects. For example, the measurement of the temperature evolution of the neutron star (NS)...more

2020-06-23

Seminar Report

Math seminar by professor Tasuku Soma

In 17 June, professor Tasuku Soma (The university of Tokyo) gave a seminar on scaling problem and information geometry at the math seminar. In the first part he gave an introductory talk on scalin...more

2020-06-19

Seminar Report

Report on iTHEMS Intensive Course by Dr. Yoh Iwasa - Sex expression and sex allocation of marine organisms

This month, we hold 4-day intensive course of mathematical biology. This is especially for non-expert. On June 18th, Dr. Yoh Iwasa talked about various mysteries of sex. For instance, anemonefishes...more

2020-06-15

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Martin Skrodzki on June 10, 2020

On 10th June, Martin Skrodzki talked about Turing models. Historically, Turing's models have been very successful to describe various pattern-formations on a two dimensional plane. He briefly introduc...more

2020-06-15

Seminar Report

”Field theoretical approach to relativistic hydrodynamics" on June 12, 2020.

The iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar is hold on June 12, 2020. The speaker is Masaru Hongo in University of Illinois at Chicago/RIKEN iTHEMS. The title is ”Field theoretical approach to relativisti...more

2020-06-15

Seminar Report

Dark Matter Working Group Seminar on June 12, 2020

Among the numbers of dark matter (DM) scenarios, Weakly Interacting Massive Particle (WIMP) is one of the best-studied particles. It attracts special attention because of its beautiful mechanism to ac...more

2020-06-05

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Hiroshi Yokota on June 3, 2020

In the 6th biology seminar, Hiroshi Yokota (iTHEMS fellow at Kyoto University) talked about his theoretical work on the energy of chromosome loop structure (collaborative work with Masashi Tachikawa)....more

2020-06-01

Seminar Report

QFT-core Seminar by Dr. Ryusuke Hamazaki on May 29, 2020

The second QFT-core seminar entitled “Localization and universality in non-Hermitian many-body systems” given by Dr. Ryusuke Hamazaki (RIKEN Hakubi/iTHEMS) was held on May 29. Non-Hermitian physics...more

2020-06-01

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar on May 27, 2020

On 27 May, Ayaka Kato, The University of Tokyo, gave a talk at the 6th iTHEMS Biology Seminar. In this seminar, Ayaka talked about the results of the research on mathematical modeling of dopamine-rela...more

2020-05-29

Seminar Report

Math Seminar by Dr. Masaki Taniguchi

The iTHEMS Math seminar entitled "Knotted 2-spheres in the 4-space and Yang-Mills gauge theory," by Dr. Masaki Taniguchi, was held on 27 May. In the first part, the speaker reviewed that classical ...more

2020-05-25

Seminar Report

QFT-core Seminar “Gradient Flow Equation and Its Applications” on May 15, 2020

The QFT-core seminar series has been started from this fiscal year. The seminar series is hold under the theme of the Quantum Field Theory including elementary particle theory, nuclear theory and Cond...more

2020-05-20

Seminar Report

First virtual Math Seminar on May 1, 2020

The first iTHEMS Math seminar of this academic year was held on May 1st on Zoom, inviting our colleague Keita Mikami. The title of the talk was “From Eigenvalues to Resonances”. The main topic was Re...more

2020-05-15

Seminar Report

Math Seminar by Dr. Yukimi Goto

Math seminar titled "How many electrons can atoms bind?" by Dr. Yukimi Goto was hold on 13 May. In the first part, the speaker started the talk by introducing many body Hamiltonian and Pauli principle...more

2020-05-13

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Catherine Beauchemin on May 13, 2020

Catherine talked about her general approach for formalizing and quantifying the principle of virological dynamics, namely “virophysics.” She first presented compartmental models to generalize the prob...more

2020-05-12

Seminar Report

Totani’s Equation: Abiogenesis probability in an inflationary universe

Abiogenesis is the natural process by which life has arisen from non-living matter. Understanding of abiogenesis can tell us one of the most fundamental questions in natural science: “Why are we here?...more

2020-05-08

Seminar Report

Third virtual Biology Seminar on May 7, 2020

On 7 May, Dr. Tomohiko Sano, from École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland, gave a talk at the 3rd iTHEMS Biology Seminar. In this seminar, Dr. Sano talked about the results of his rese...more

2020-05-07

Seminar Report

Second iTHEMS Biology Seminar on April 30, 2020

On 30 April, Euki Yazaki, who joined iTHEMS in April, gave a talk at the second iTHEMS Biology Seminar. Euki's main research motivation is to understand the diversity and evolution of eukaryotes, espe...more

2020-04-30

Seminar Report

Nerd Night Tokyo: public talk by Don Warren

At Nerd Night Tokyo on April 22, Don Warren gave a public talk on "First stars". You can watch his superb lecture from YouTube. Enjoy!