Schedule of Talks

Note: All talks are held in Perimeter Institute Room 405 (fourth floor "Bob" room).

Saturday, April 30th

 9:00 noon  On-site registration and ticket purchase  Perimeter Institute lobby
9:30 – 10:20
 Eckhard Meinrenken  Small models and twisted differentials
 Coffee Break  4th Floor Bistro 
10:50 11:40
 Kai Behrend  Towards an understanding of Donaldson-Thomas invariants in terms of Euler characteristics
 Lunch Break  Guides at the lobby
1:20 – 2:10
 John Lott  Ricci curvature for metric-measure spaces


 Coffee Break  4th Floor Bistro
2:40 – 3:30
 Francois Lalonde  Hamiltonian dynamics and a universal Floer homology
3:45 4:35
 Sergei Gukov  The Superpolynomial for Knot Homologies

 5:15

 Fields Shuttle departure  
6:00 8:00
 Conference Banquet  4th Floor Bistro
8:00
 Classical Music Concert  Lecture Theatre

Sunday, May 1st

9:30 – 10:20
 John Etnyre  Cusped flow trees and contact homology
 Coffee Break  4th Floor Bistro 

10:50 11:40

 Tatyana Foth   Toeplitz operators, automorphic forms, and quantization
   Lunch Break  Guides at the lobby
1:20 2:10
 Michael Anderson  Conformal compactification in Riemannian geometry and general relativity
   Coffee Break  4th Floor Bistro
2:40 3:30
 Andras Stipsicz  Exotic smooth structures on rational surfaces

4:30

 Fields Shuttle departure  

 

Last updated: 04/26/05