ALGEBRA IN GEOMETRY
A celebration of Erik Kjær Pedersen's tenure as Head of Department
Department of Mathematical Sciences,
University of Copenhagen
June 20-21 2016
Monday 20 June
13:30-14:30 Tobias Colding, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Level set flow"
15:00-16:00 Andrew Ranicki, University of Edinburgh
"Polynomials, quadratic forms, and the topology of manifolds"
16:30-17:30 Wolfgang Lück, Universität Bonn
"Survey on L2-invariants"
19:00 Conference Dinner in Tivoli [Registration closed].
Tuesday 21 June
11:00-12:00 Charles Weibel, Rutgers University
"Witt groups of real algebraic varieties"
13:30-14:30 Ian Hambleton, McMaster University
"My mathematical interaction with Erik"
At 15:00 the celebration continues in Auditorium 1 with a reception for Erik.
Auditorium 4, HC Ørsted Institute, Universitetsparken 5, Copenhagen.
You will have to take care of finding accomodation yourself; we encourage you to do it quickly as Copenhagen has many visitors in June. Here is a list of recommended hotels and hostels.
Registration is only necessary for the conference dinner Monday evening. Registration is now closed; deadline was 5 June 2016.
Ib Madsen, Magdalena Musat, Lars Hesselholt & Katja Thorseth.