Basic Notions Seminar

This seminar is organized by students as a BIGS event.

Organizers: Joao Pedro Ramos, Joris Roos, Tim Seynnaeve and Arik Wilbert and Catharina Stroppel


The goal of this seminar is to present topics from all areas of mathematics in an elementary and informal way. The talks should be accessible to a general mathematical audience.

Coffee, tea and cookies will be served afterwards.

Everybody is welcome to attend and/or give a talk. If you would like to give a talk please contact us at basicnotions(at) or talk to Joao, Joris, Tim or Arik.

The seminar will take place Wednesdays 14-16h in room N1.007.

For some inspiration, take a look at the previous instances of this seminar:


See the new schedule here soon.

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