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Notes for my Peccot lecture, "Real Homotopy of Configuration Spaces"

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I have finished translation my notes for my Peccot Lecture to English. They have also been expanded, with a lot more new content. For the time being, you can find the notes here . They have been submitted for publication. I would like to thank…

Peccot lecture & COVID-19

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Update : The videos are now available on the Collège de France's website! Please go there for the third lecture and there for the fourth lecture . As some of you may know I was one of the people chosen this year to give a Peccot lecture at the…

First Peccot lecture

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Yesterday was my first Peccot lecture ! I think it went okay. The video is going to be available soon on this webpage . I mainly talked about the background for my course: what are configuration spaces, why do we care about them, what do we know…

Real homotopy of configuration spaces (2019–2020)

This is the webpage for the Peccot lecture that I gave at the Collège de France in March and May 2020. In this lecture, we will study the real homotopy type of configuration spaces of manifolds. Configuration spaces consist in collections of pairwise…

Animated illustration of the Fulton-MacPherson operad

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I am finishing to prepare my Peccot Lectures that start next week. I have prepared a small animation to illustrate the Fulton--MacPherson compactification using Blender, and I think it's relatively neat! I am not a 3D artist, obviously, but (with…

Peccot Lecture

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Yesterday I received a letter from the Collège de France. I have been selected to give this year a Peccot Lecture , which " rewards each year young mathematicians under 30 who have been noticed in theoretical or applied mathematics " 😃. This is of…