Organisiert von: G. Forni, K. Fraczek, C. Ulcigrai, B. Weiss
We are happy to announce that the conference will be preceeded by a a series of 'Introductory Lectures', on introductory material/concepts which might help prepare younger participants and those with different backgrounds to make the most of the conference week talks.
The introductory talks will take place:
CHANGE OF ROOM: All lectures will take place in room Y 27 H 28 (same building, YA 27, and same floor, floor H)
Jon Chaika, University of Utah
Ergodic properties of some parabolic flows: mixing via shearing (2h)
Notes by J.Chaika on Mixing via Shearing
Manfred Einsieder, ETHZ
Horocycle flows, Shearing properties, and Ratner’s joining classification (3h)
John Smillie, University of Warwick
Translation flows, moduli spaces and renormalisation (2h)
10.00-11.00, H46 Einsielder 1/3
11.30-12.30, H46 Smillie 1/2
14.30-15.30, H25 Chaika 1/2
16.15-17.15, H25 Einsiedler 2/3
18.00-Dinner at Neubhul Restaurant in IrchelPark
9.15-10.15, H25 Smillie 2/2
10.40-11.40, H25 Chaika 2/2
12:00-13.00, H25 Einsiedler 3/3
Interested participants are asked to register by sending an email to Claudia Burkhardt: .
For further information, feel free to contact Corinna Ulcigrai:
The lectures will take place the Institute of Mathematics of the University of Zurich, Building Y27 in Irchel campus (while the main conference will be in the Central UZH campus), floor H (ground floor), room H 28 (floor H is the ground floor).