Endowment Lectures at CMI K. Lakshmanan Memorial Distinguished Lecture: A glimpse into the Foundations of Mathematics  Nitin Nitsure, TIFR, Mumbai  2.003.00 p.m. R.K. Rubugunday Distinguished Lecture: The method of moving planes and the classical isoperimetric inequality  S. Kesavan, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai  3.304.30 p.m. 200213 Abstract Endowment Lectures at CMI (Wednesday, 20 February 2013)
K. Lakshmanan Memorial Distinguished Lecture
Speaker : Prof. Nitin Nitsure
Title : A glimpse into the Foundations
Abstract Foundational questions such as these have intrigued common people, as well as mathematicians and philosophers, for ages. In this talk, we will take a look at these questions, and at some of their suggested answers from ancient to modern times. Most of the talk will be understandable by anybody who has had an exposure to mathematics at the junior college level. Time : 2.003.00 p.m.  Coffee Break : 3.003.30 p.m.  R.K. Rubugunday Distinguished Lecture =====================================
Speaker : Prof. S. Kesavan
Title : The method of moving planes and the
Abstract Time : 3.304.30 p.m.
Venue : Seminar Hall  High Tea : 4.305.00 p.m. 
