Seminars during 1999

Prof. Jens C. Jantzen,
Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.
Gave
a series of talks on ``Introduction to Quantum Groups''
(December 1998  January 1999).

Dr. Ashish Tiwari,
SUNY at Stony Brook, U.S.A.
Gave a talk
on ``Grobner Bases for Polynomial Ideals over Commutative Noetherian
Rings'' (January 1999).

Prof. L. Merel,
University of Paris VI, France.
Gave a talk on
``Points of finite order of elliptic curves over cyclotomic fields''
(January 1999).

Prof. Christoph Sorger,
\'Ecole Normale Sup\'erieure, France.
Gave a series of talks on ``Moduli of Gbundles'' and a talk on
``The linear algebra of conformal field theory'' (February 1999).

Prof. Oded Maler,
VERIMAG, Grenoble, France.
Gave a talk on
``A unified approach to discrete and continuous dynamical systems''
(February 1999).

Prof. W. Haboush,
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign,
U.S.A.
Gave talks on ``On Localizing Greenberg Functors'' and
``The Schemes of {\it p}adic lattices'' (February 1999).

Dr. Sridhar Rajagopalan,
IBM, Almaden Research Center, U.S.A.
Gave a talk on ``Checking associativity  a randomized algorithm''
(February 1999).

Dr. Abhik Roychoudhury,
SUNY, Stony Brook, New York, U.S.A.
Gave a talk on ``Unfold/fold transformations of Logic Programs
for Verification of Parametrized Systems''
(February 1999).

Prof. Corrado De Concini,
University of Rome, La Sapienza,
Italy.
Gave talks on ``On Cohomology of Braid and Coxeter Groups''
(February 1999).

Prof V. Lakshmibai,
Northeastern University, Boston, U.S.A.
Gave a talk on ``A criterion for singularity of Schubert varieties''
(February 1999).

Prof. Rajiah Simon,
Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
Chennai.
Gave a talk on ``K.S Krishnan's mathematical work
and relationship to Shannon's sampling theorem'' (March 1999).

Prof. Rajeeva L Karandikar,
Indian Statistical Institute,
New Delhi.
Gave talks on ``Option pricing and mathematical finance''
and ``Opinion polls and prediction'' (March 1999).