(see an abstract, if available, by clicking on a title)

- October 7, Ionel Popescu, Georgia Tech, Analyticity and the Planar Limit.

- February 25, Alexandru Nica, University of Waterloo, Multi-variable subordination distributions for free additive convolution.
- April 1, Francisco Torres-Ayala, TAMU, Multiplicative conditionally free convolution of measures.
- April 8, Daniel Redelmeier, TAMU, Amenability of subalgebras of Free Group Factors.

- October 8, Claus Köstler, St. Lawrence University,
*De Finetti theorems in noncommutative probability*. - October 22, Stephen Curran, UC Berkeley,
*Infinitesimal bialgebras and analytic subordination results in free probability*. - November 12, Jiun-Chau Wang, Queen's University,
*Limit laws for c-free and Boolean convolutions*. - November 14, David Damanik, Rice University,
*Coefficient Stripping and Sum Rules for Jacobi Matrices*

(Friday 1:50-2:40pm, Blocker 627, joint with the Mathematical Physics and Harmonic Analysis Seminar). - November 19, Mitja Mastnak, Saint Mary's University,
*Hopf algebraic approach to the combinatorics of free probability*

(joint with the Algebra and Combinatorics Seminar). - December 3, 1:00-1:55pm, Gabriel Tucci, TAMU,
*Haar Integration and Dimensionality Reduction for Covariance Estimates*.

- February 27, Gabriel Tucci, TAMU,
*Limits laws for geometric means of free positive random variables*. - February 13, James Mingo, Queen's University,
*Second Order Cumulants of Haar Unitary Operators*.

- November 28, Alexander Pechen, Princeton University,
*Non-crossing pair partitions and free number process in the low density limit*. - October 24, Nermine El-Sissi, Trinity University,
*Positive definite kernels and lattice paths*. - October 17, Jonathan Novak, Queen's University,
*A random matrix model for pairs of standard Young tableaux of bounded height*. - October 3, Mingchu Gao, Louisiana College,
*Prime von Neumann Algebras*.

- April 26, Stuart White, Texas A&M University,
*Generators of*II_1*factors*. - April 19, Dan Shiber, UCLA,
*Information Theory and Large Random Matrices*. - April 12, Junhao Shen, University of New Hampshire,
*Free Orbit Dimension of Finite von Neumann Algebras*. - April 5, Mihai Popa, Indiana University,
*On c-free probability with amalgamation*. - March 22, Yoshimichi Ueda, Kyushu University,
*HNN extensions in operator algebras*. - February 22, Benoît Collins, University of Ottawa & CNRS,
*Convergence of unitary matrix integrals*.

- November 30, Vladislav Kargin, Courant Institute,
*On Norms of Products of Free Random Variables*. - October 26, Michael Anshelevich, Texas A&M University,
*Free Poisson distribution*(second talk). - October 19, Michael Anshelevich, Texas A&M University,
*Free Poisson distribution*. - September 14, Ken Dykema, Texas A&M University,
*Free entropy dimension in amalgamated free products*.

- April 24, Serban Belinschi, University of Waterloo,
*Time behaviour for free convolution semigroups*. - April 10, Nikolay Ivanov, Texas A&M University,
*Simplicity and uniqueness of trace of some reduced free products of finite-dimensional C*-algebras*. - April 3, Andreas Thom, Mathematisches Institut Göttingen,
*L^2-Betti numbers for von Neumann algebras and derivations*. - March 20, Kenley Jung, UCLA,
*Strongly 1-Bounded von Neumann algebras*. - February 20, Benoit Collins, Université Lyon 1 / University of Ottawa,
*Integration over compact quantum groups*. - February 6, Todd Kemp, Cornell University,
*Haagerup inequalities in free probability*. - January 30, Ken Dykema, Texas A&M University,
*Multilinear function series and transforms in free probability theory*(second talk). - January 23, Ken Dykema, Texas A&M University,
*Multilinear function series and transforms in free probability theory*.

- 11/11, Sourav Chatterjee, University of California, Berkeley, Dept. of Statistics,
*A measure concentration technique, with an application to random matrices* - 11/04, no seminar due to the conference on Geometric and Probabilistic Methods in Group Theory and Dynamics
- 10/28, Hanne Schultz, University of Southern Denmark,
*The Invariant Subspace Problem Relative to a Factor of Type II_1* - 10/21, Gabriel Tucci, Texas A&M University,
*Free entropy dimension and B-circular operators*(second talk) - 10/14, Gabriel Tucci, Texas A&M University,
*Free entropy dimension and B-circular operators* - 10/07, Michael Anshelevich, Texas A&M University,
*Inversion of non-commutative power series and Hopf algebras*(second talk) - 09/30, Michael Anshelevich, Texas A&M University,
*Inversion of non-commutative power series and Hopf algebras*