The Department of Mathematics congratulates Caucher Birkar of the University of Cambridge, a former PhD advisee of JHU math professor Vyacheslav Shokurov, on being awarded one of the 2018 Fields Medals for his work in algebraic geometry. Click the news title to see more detail.

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## October 10, 2018

# October 27: Baltimore-Washington Metro Area Differential Geometry Seminar

The Baltimore-Washington Metro Area Differential Geometry Seminar (MADGuyS for short) is a joint seminar between the math departments of University of Maryland – College Park , Howard University and of Johns Hopkins University. The next meeting will be held at Johns Hopkins University on October 27th, 2018.

## October 4, 2018

# October 22 & October 23: Kempf Lectures

Mihalis Dafermos (Princeton University and University of Cambridge) will give Fall 2018 Kempf Lectures.