Institute of Mathematics


University of Zurich Symposium in Mathematics


Organized by:  Institute of Mathematics

Thursday, 10.04.08
Time SpeakerTitlePlace
12:15-13:00Joseph Ayoub
(Institut für Mathematik, Universität Zürich)
Cohomological invariants of spaces: from topological manifolds to algebraic varietiesY27H12
13:15-14:00Apala Majumdar
(University of Oxford)
Mathematical models for liquid crystalsY27H12
14:30-15:15Jan Metzger
(Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics)
Marginally trapped surfaces and apparent horizonsY27H12
15:30-16:15Elisa Gorla
(Université de Neuchâtel)
Coding for Random Linear NetworksY27H12
Friday, 11.04.08
Time SpeakerTitlePlace
13:00-13:45Ulrich Derenthal
(Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
Rational points on del Pezzo surfacesY27H12
14:00-14:45Alexandr Usnich
(Universität Zürich)
A construction of the birational invariant from the derived category of coherent sheavesY27H12
15:15-16:00Joseph Najnudel
(School of Mathematics, University of Bristol)
On random processes modelling linear polymer chainsY27H12