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Workshop: Large Scale Dimensions

The workshop will take place during the week July 25-29, 2016 at the Faculty of Mathematics of Universität Regensburg.

The poster may be downloaded here. (Note that there are two changes for the invited talks.)

Registration

If you want to participate please write an eMail to one of the organizers.

Mini-courses

Invited talks

Alexander Dranishnikov: Macroscopic dimension
Jerzy Dydak: Countable asymptotic dimension and related topics
Steve Ferry: An infinite-dimensional phenomenon in finite-dimensional topology
Bernhard Hanke: Homological invariance in large scale geometry
Daniel Kasprowski: On the K-theory of groups with finite decomposition complexity
Daniel Ramras: Straight finite decomposition complexity
Žiga Virk: Coarsely n-to-1 maps

Schedule

Talks will be in lecture hall H 40. Coffee breaks will be held nearby at BIO 1.1.38 (biology wing BIO 1, first floor) University Map.

Abstracts of mini-courses and talks.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
08:30 - 09:00

Registration

08:30 - 09:00

Coffee

09:00 - 10:15

Dranishnikov I

09:00 - 10:15

Guentner II

09:00 - 10:15

Dranishnikov III

09:00 - 10:15

Guentner III

09:00 - 10:15

Bestvina III

10:15 - 10:45

Coffee

10:45 - 12:00

Guentner I

10:45 - 12:00

Dranishnikov II

10:45 - 12:00

Bestvina I

10:45 - 12:00

Bestvina II

10:45 - 12:00

Ramras

Lunch END OF SCHOOL
14:15 - 15:30

Dranishnikov

14:15 - 15:30

Virk

14:15 - 15:30

Ferry

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee

16:00 - 17:15

Hanke

16:00 - 17:15

Dydak

16:00 - 17:15

Kasprowski

17:30 - ∞

Poster session and pizza
in M201 (math. faculty)

17:30 - 18:30

Guided tour

Conference dinner

Guided Tour

We will visit the Old Town Hall (Reichstagsmuseum). The tour is entirely inside the building, thus it will take place regardless of the weather. We are going to meet at 17:25 in front of the information office (or inside in case of rain) at Rathausplatz (see the map).

Registered Participants

  • Bernd Ammann (Regensburg)
  • Kyle Austin (Ben Gurion University of the Negev)
  • Grigori Avramidi (Ohio State University)
  • Mladen Bestvina (University of Utah)
  • Ulrich Bunke (Regensburg)
  • Luigi Caputi (Regensburg)
  • Trevor Davila (University of Florida)
  • Alexander Dranishnikov (University of Florida)
  • Thibaut Dumont (University of Utah)
  • Jerzy Dydak (University of Tennessee)
  • Daniel Fauser (Regensburg)
  • Steve Ferry (Rutgers University)
  • Elia Fioravanti (University of Oxford)
  • Julius Grüning (WWU Münster)
  • Erik Guentner (University of Hawai'i)
  • Bernhard Hanke (Universität Augsburg)
  • Daniel Kasprowski (Max-Planck-Insitute, Bonn)
  • Robin Loose (WWU Münster)
  • Clara Löh (Regensburg)
  • Alex Margolis (University of Oxford)
  • Gregor Masbaum (Institut de Mathematiques de Jussieu, CNRS)
  • Atish J. Mitra (University of Montana)
  • Christoforos Neofytidis (SUNY Binghamton)
  • Seddik Ouakkas (University of Saida)
  • Janusz Przewocki (University of Gdańsk)
  • Daniel Ramras (Indiana University)
  • Damian Sawicki (IMPAN)
  • Benedikt von Seelstrang (Universität Augsburg)
  • Tulsi Srinivasan (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)
  • Krzysztof Święcicki (Texas A&M)
  • Vera Tonic (University of Rijeka)
  • Žiga Virk (IST Austria)
  • Christopher Wulff (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)
  • Jiawen Zhang (University of Southampton)

Practical Information

  • TRAVEL: In order to reach the university kindly follow the instructions here.
  • INTERNET: Access to eduroam is available throughout the mathematics building.

Organisers