Workshop on Automorphisms of Free Groups

The University of Copenhagen

9-13 November 2015


The workshop will have as a theme the automorphisms of free groups and closely related groups, with a particular emphasis on the computation of their homology.

Speakers and invited participants:

  • Laurent Bartholdi, University of Göttingen
  • Alexander Berglund, Stockholm University
  • Jim Conant, University of Tennessee
  • Aurelien Djament, Nantes
  • James Griffin, University of Coventry
  • Allen Hatcher, Cornell University
  • Martin Kassabov, Cornell University
  • Anssi Lahtinen, Hamburg University
  • Andy Putman, Rice University
  • Takuya Sakasai, University of Tokyo
  • Takao Satoh, Tokyo University of Science
  • Masaaki Suzuki, University of Meiji
  • Christine Vespa, University of Strasbourg
  • Karen Vogtmann, Cornell/Warwick

Preliminary schedule:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 Registration
9:30 Vogtmann1 Sakasai Vogtmann2 Vespa Griffin
10:30 Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee
11:00 Conant1 Suzuki Kassabov


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12:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:00 Putman
13:45 Berglund
14:30 Satoh Lahtinen Bartholdi Cake
14:45 Cake
15:15 Colloquium
15:30 Cake Cake Cake
17:30 Pizzas
18:00 Dinner

Registration on Monday morning happens in the common room 04.4.19.
All talks are in Auditorium 8 or Auditorium 10 (see the link under Abstracts below for more details). Coffee, cake and pizzas are served in the common room 04.4.19.


Abstracts and list of participants.

Organizers:Alexander Berglund and Nathalie Wahl