17-20.07.2015 r. – zaproszenie dla studentów, doktorantów i młodych pracowników naukowych do udziału w konferencji „Glances at Manifolds, low and high dimensional” organizowanej przez Wydział Matematyki i Informatyki Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego w Krakowie


Serdecznie zapraszamy studentów, doktorantów i młodych pracowników naukowych do udziału w konferencji Glances at Manifolds, low and high dimensional w dniach 17-20.07.2015 r. Wymagana rejestracja do dn. 30.05.2015 r.

Szczegóły poniżej oraz na stronie: http://knots.wmi.amu.edu.pl/

 

Glances at Manifolds

low & high dimensional
July 17-20, 2015, Kraków, Poland
http://knots.wmi.amu.edu.pl/

Honouring  Krzysztof Pawałowski and András Szűcs on their 65th birthdays, and Július Korbaš, Józef H. Przytycki, Paweł Traczyk, and Robert Wolak on their 60th birthdays.

The conference lecture plan includes talks on recent results related to topics such as

  • Knots & Links  (organized by Maciej Borodzik, Józef H. Przytycki, Paweł Traczyk)
  • Geometry & Topology of Manifolds  (organized by Bogusław Hajduk,  Július Korbaš, Aleksy Tralle)
  • Toric Varieties, Toric Topology & Group Actions  (organized by Andrzej Kozłowski, Mikiya Masuda, Masaharu Morimoto)

as well as the following introductory talks for young researches new to the topics:

  • Stefan Friedl (Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany)
    Fundamental groups of 3-dimensional manifolds
  • Jarosław Kędra (University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK)
    Title: TBA
  • Matthias Kreck (Univesität Bonn, Bonn, Germany)
    Title: TBA
  • Tibor Macko (Univesität Bonn, Bonn, Germany, and Mathematical Institute SAS, Bratislava, Slovakia)
    The Borel Conjecture on aspherical manifolds
  • Mikiya Masuda (Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan)
    Topology of torus actions and combinatorics
  • Józef H. Przytycki (George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA)

From Fox colorings to Yang-baxter homology … with Jones polynomial and Khovanov homology in background

  • Dušan Repovš  (University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia)
    Geometric topology of wild Cantor sets
  • Aleksy Tralle (University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland)
    Metric aspects of contact manifolds

The venue of the conference is the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. http://www.matinf.uj.edu.pl/en_GB/

Lectures start on Friday morning, July 17, and end on Monday afternoon, July 20, 2015.

General co-organizers and contact conference persons are:
Krzysztof Pawałowski kpa@amu.edu.pl and Robert Wolak robert.wolak@gmail.com.

 

Links:

[1] http://knots.wmi.amu.edu.pl/

[2] http://knots.wmi.amu.edu.pl/

[3] http://www.matinf.uj.edu.pl/en_GB/

[4] mailto:kpa@amu.edu.pl

[5] mailto:robert.wolak@gmail.com