WesternMichigan University

Fall Midwest Topology Seminar

October 12, 1996


10:30 am Coffee and Donuts
11:00 am Haynes Miller (MIT)
Elliptic moduli in algebraic topology
1:40 pm Charles Rezk (Northwestern)
Spaces of algebraic structures in homotopy theory
3:05 pm Jie Wu (Univ. of Toronto)
Simplicial group models for the loops on K(Z/pr,1) smash X and their simplicial group rings.
4:30 pm Dariusz Wilczynski (Univ. of Notre Dame)
Genus inequalities and 4-dimensional surgery
6:00 pm Party at Mike Slack's house


Important Note: Kalamazoo is in the Eastern Time Zone.

Western Michigan University is located in Kalamazoo, Michigan, approximately half-way between Chicago and Detroit on Interstate 94. To reach the campus from I-94 take exit 74B (US 131) north for 2.3 miles to exit 36A (Stadium Drive). Go east on Stadium Drive for 2.2 miles, turn left on to Howard Street, and go north for 0.6 miles to Michigan Avenue. Turn right on to Michigan Avenue, then take the second left (Rankin Avenue), and turn into the first parking lot on the right.

All talks will be held in Rood Hall. The math department is located in Everett Tower. Everett Tower is the 6-story building at the head of the parking lot and Rood Hall is the adjacent building (Everett and Rood are connected by a skywalk).

Hotels are located at the junction of US 131 and Stadium Drive (take exit 36B for the hotels):

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Last modified: October 3, 1996