PIMS CRG Workshop on Geometric Analysis

  • Start Date: 05/18/2019
  • End Date: 05/19/2019
Location: 

University of British Columbia

Description: 

Recently there have been several new developments in geometry as a whole and particularly in geometric analysis. Due to new techniques in the area, and resurgence of old ones, there have been many breakthroughs on long standing problems. This workshop aims to have young researchers present their current research and showcase modern trends in geometric analysis. Some of the topics in focus are, but not limited to, minimal surfaces, geometric flows, eigenvalue problems and geometric PDEs.

 


Invited Speakers
:

Arunima Bhattacharya, University of Oregon

Peter McGrath, University of Pennsylvania

Mikhail Karpukhin, UC Irvine

Daniel Ketover, Rutgers University and IAS

Robin Neumayer, IAS

Daniel Stern, Princeton University 

Celso Viana, IAS

 

 

Proposed Schedule:

Saturday

09:30 - 10:00 Registration + Coffee/snacks

10:00 - 11:00 Mikhail Karpukhin

11:00 - 12:00 Arunima Bhattacharya

12:00 - 13.30 Lunch

13.30 - 14.30 Daniel Stern

14.30 - 15:00 Coffee Break

15:00 - 16:00 Robin Neumayer

 

Sunday

09:00 - 10:00 Celso Viana

10:00 - 11:00 Peter McGrath

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee/snacks

11.30 - 12.30 Daniel Ketover

 

Location:

UBC Vancouver, Earth Sciences Building Room 2012

 

PIMS CRG on Geometric Analysis:

This event is hosted as the concluding activity of the PIMS CRG in Geometric Analysis 

Other Information: 

Registration:

There are no registration fees for this event, however, you must sign-up to confirm your attendance, and to assist the organizers in adequately preparing for the workshop. Please scroll to the bottom of this page and click on the "Sign Up" button.

 

Requests for travel assistance:

There is some funding from PIMS for junior participants in Canada and the USA. Applicants should try to find alternative sources of funding to complement the amounts they may receive from the event. Priority for funding will go to graduate students, postdocs and those without access to other sources of funding. Women and under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply. In order to receive funding you must be registered for the event. Priority will be given to funding applications received by April 7, 2019. Fill in the request form here 

  

Accommodation:

Particpants are free to book their accommodation at a location of their choice. On campus options include: UBC ConferencesSt John's College and Carey Centre.

 

  

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