Department of Mathematics

Sussex OPSFOTA meeting

A one day meeting on orthogonal polynomials, harmonic analysis and random matrices taking place in the Department of Mathematics, University of Sussex on 4th June 2019.

The venue will be Pevensey 1 building, room 1A6, University of Sussex (see below for a map and directions).

The following speakers will give presentations:


The meeting is funded by a London Mathematical Society Joint Research Groups grant (see


10.00 - 10.30: Meet and greet (with Tea / coffee / biscuits)

10.30 - 11.20: Walter Van Assche

11.20 - 11.40: Coffee break

11.40 - 12.30: Thomas Bothner

12.30 - 14.00: Lunch

14.00 - 14.50: Ali Taheri

14.50 - 15.20: Coffee break

15.20 - 16.10: Raffael Hagger

16.10 - 17.00: Bernhard Beckermann

Evening: Dinner in Brighton (to be organised).


Abstracts can be found here


The University of Sussex is located in Falmer which is a short bus or train ride away from Brighton, an hour from London and 30 minutes away from Gatwick international airport. (directions to the University).

Further local information is available at Visit Brighton (webpage image supplied by VisitBrighton)

Campus map

Registration is not required


Andrew Robinson, Department of Mathematics, University of Sussex, Room 3A20, Pevensey II Building, Brighton, BN1 9QH, UK



Main organisers - see

Local organiser - Nick Simm (University of Sussex)