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CITP Seminar: Matt Weinberg - A Crash Course on Algorithmic Mechanism Design

Algorithmic Mechanism Design studies the design of algorithms in settings where participants have their own incentives. For example, when executing an ad auction, the auctioneer/designer wants to…

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Referendums in Federal States: Territorial Pluralism, Self-Determination and the Challenge of Direct Democracy

Please join us for the next discussion in our series on Democratic Governance and the Question of Self-Determination with Stephen Tierney, Professor of Constitutional Theory at Edinburgh Law School,…

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Statesmanship as Human Excellence: Exemplars of Greatness, Courage, and Moderation

The lecture will challenge the widespread, even dominant, view of politics as nothing but a vehicle for raw power and domination. Such false realism obfuscates both the very real quest for justice…

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FPUL Small Talk: "Seduced by Story: How Storytelling Has Taken Over Reality" with Prof. Peter Brooks

Professor Peter Brooks, a comparative literature scholar, with a special interest in 19th and 20th century French novels, discusses his current work-in-progress, "Seduced by Story: How…

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OURSIP Intern - Mel Hornyak

Sexual Harassment of Men and Prototypicality Theory

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OURSIP Intern - Loki Lin

Color confinement and screening in 2D quantum chromodynamics

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Excitons and Landau Quantization in Insulators

Sanfeng Wu - Princeton University

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Gapless Spin Liquid and Emergent Gauge Field

Patrick A. Lee - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Topologically Ordered Matter and Why You Should be Interested

Steven H. Simon - Oxford University

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Quantum Hall Effects in a Partially Full Landau Level Quantized and Unquantized

Bertrand I. Halperin - Harvard University

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Pursuing the Beauty of Numbers, Evan M. O'Dorney, GS (2306680)

In my work in number theory, I explore patterns in numbers, specifically counting the equations with integer coefficients with a given discriminant. I am studying the Ohno-Nakagawa theorem, a…

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Apples to Apples: Using a Patch Foraging Computer Task to Examine Cognitive Effort Costs, Physical Effort Costs, and Motivation in Real Life, Temitope Oshinowo, UG '21 (2316710)

People assess effort in their everyday lives and such assessments may lead them to execute a task or avoid it. In this experiment, we studied effort assessments in a controlled setting using a…

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Cord Whitaker and Walter Pohl - Critical Approaches to Race and Ethnicity: Premodern Identities and the Trans-Atlantic Politics of Scholarship

Critical Approaches to Race and Ethnicity: Premodern Identities and the Trans-Atlantic Politics of ScholarshipThursday, February 11 Cord Whitaker, Wellesley College Walter Pohl, University of…

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SPIA Faculty: An Introduction

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Princeton Mellon Forum on the Urban Environment- Urban Speculation :: Queer Resistance February 17, 2021

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Educator-Entrepreneur: A Personal Journey

This session was part of Engage 2020, Princeton University's new innovation and entrepreneurship conference. Hear Princeton's Andrea Goldsmith, new dean of the School of Engineering and…

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