OSU GEOMETRY - TOPOLOGY
CONFERENCE
Columbus, Ohio
December 6-7, 1997
All lectures in EA160
Saturday December 6
9:30-10:00 COFFEE MW 724
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Janos Kollar (University of Utah)
Title : Real Algebraic Varieties
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Noel Brady (Cornell Univ.)
Title: Combing Kernels of Right-angled Artin Groups
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Mikhail Kapranov (Northwestern Univ.)
Title : Rozansky-Witten invariant
3:00-3:30 p.m. COFFEE MW 724
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thang Le (SUNY, Buffalo)
Title : Relation Between Finite Type and Quantum Invariants of 3-Manifolds
Banquet 6:30 p.m.
Party 8:30 p.m.
Sunday December 7
9:00-10:00 a.m.
Harold G. Donnelly (Purdue University)
Title: Dirichlet Problem for Harmonic Maps
10:30-11:30 a.m.
Bruce Kleiner (Univ. Pennsylvania)
Title: Ideal Boundary of Hadamard Spaces
For more information contact: Dan Burghelea, burghele@math.ohio-state.edu
See also announcement on OSU Math. Dept. Web Page:
http://www.math.ohio-state.edu/Announcements/GeometryTopologyConf.html
For more information about Ohio State see: www.ohio-state.edu
For accommodations call: The Red Roof Inn, Ackerman Rd. (take
Ackerman exit East off of State Route 315 ) 614-267-9941,
614-777-1070;
Holiday Inn, 328 W Lane Av (Lane exit East off of SR315), 614-294-4848
Red Roof is cheaper (long walking distance)
Holiday Inn is closer (but more expensive)
(Other hotels are listed in the web page announcement.)
Funding: There should be some support for graduate students available
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Date: Wed, 17 Dec 1997 08:04:11 -0500
Reply-To: Midwestern Topology Seminar Discussions
Sender: Midwestern Topology Seminar Discussions
From: laurence taylor
Subject: Winter Midwest
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MIDWEST TOPOLOGY SEMINAR
(first announcement)
January 24, 1998
Northwestern University
9:30-10:00AM Coffee
10:00-11:00 John Palmieri, University of Notre Dame
Title: "Stable homotopy over a p-group"
11:30-12:30 Igor Kriz, University of Michigan
Title: "Toward a geometric construction of elliptic cohomology"
Lunch
2:30-3:30 Ian Hambleton, McMasters University
Title: "Controlled topology, class numbers, and non-linear similarity"
4:00-5:00 Vladimir Voevodsky, Northwestern University
Title: "TBA"
Party 5:30
All talks will be in Coon Forum located in Leverone Building
immediately south of Lunt Building, the Math Department.
For more information contact Stewart Priddy, priddy@math.nwu.edu
or Mark Mahowald, mark@math.nwu.edu.
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Date: Sat, 27 Dec 1997 11:44:38 -0500
Reply-To: Midwestern Topology Seminar Discussions
Sender: Midwestern Topology Seminar Discussions
From: laurence taylor
Subject: Winter Midwest, second announcement
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MIDWEST TOPOLOGY SEMINAR
(second announcement)
January 24, 1998
Northwestern University
9:30-10:00AM Coffee
10:00-11:00 John Palmieri, University of Notre Dame
Title: "Stable homotopy over a p-group"
11:30-12:30 Igor Kriz, University of Michigan
Title: "Toward a geometric construction of elliptic cohomology"
Lunch
2:30-3:30 Ian Hambleton, McMasters University
Title: "Controlled topology, class numbers, and non-linear similarity"
4:00-5:00 Vladimir Voevodsky, Northwestern University
Title: "Classifying spaces of finite groups from algebro-geometrical point of
view"
Party 5:30
All talks will be in Coon Forum located in Leverone Building
immediately south of Lunt Building, the Math Department.
For more information contact Stewart Priddy, priddy@math.nwu.edu
or Mark Mahowald, mark@math.nwu.edu.
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