We would like to share with you an overview of this edition.
|Arithmetic||Dr. Sergi Elizalde (Darmouth College)|
|Geometry||Dr. Víctor González (Leibniz Universität Hannover)|
|Algebra||Dr. Javier Gómez (Princeton University)|
|Combinatorics||Dr. Juanjo Rué (Freie Universität Berlin)|
There were two talks on fundamental mathematical questions:
|Conjectures and proofs in Number Theory||Dr. Jordi QUer (UPC)|
|What do heating your living room, financial investments, and image processing have in common?||Dr. Xavier Cabré (ICREA-UPC)|
And two other talks that presented the interplay of Mathematics with other scientific and engineering disciplines:
|Probability and Artificial Intelligence||Adrià Colomé (IRI)|
|What can mathematics say about evolution of species?||Marta Casanellas (UPC)|
The two Wednesday afternoons were dedicated to visit institutions of scientific interest. The two visits of this year have been: Institut de Ciències Fotòniques, ICFO (Campus de Castelldefels); Museu de les Matemàtiques, (Cornellà de Llobregat).
While during the weekend in the middle of the course we had a beach day at Sant Feliu de Guíxols (Costa Brava) and a touristic tour in Barcelona.