THEMATIC PROGRAMS

September  1, 2014

Singularity Theory and Geometry

Workshop on Geometry and Complexity
May 5-11, 1997

This workshop, part of the on-going program on Singularity Theory and Geometry, will be a synergetic meeting intended to bring together researchers interested in various algorithmic and constructive aspects of geometry, topology, geometric group theory and related subjects.

Invited Speakers

  • *G. Baumslag, CUNY
  • M.-F. Coste-Roy, Université de Rennes I
  • D.B.A. Epstein, University of Warwick
  • A. Gabrielov, Purdue University
  • S. Gersten, University of Utah
  • D. Grigoriev, Pennsylvania State University
  • M. Gromov, IHES
  • W. Haken, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • A. Khovanskii, University of Toronto
  • L. Levin, Boston University
  • C. Miller, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • *N. Mnev, Steklov Mathematical Institute
  • A. Nabutovsky, University of Toronto
  • E. Rips, The Hebrew University
  • J. Rubinstein, University of Melbourne
  • Z. Sela, Columbia University
  • F. Sergeraert, Université Josef Fourier
  • M. Shub, T.J. Watson IBM Research Center
  • L. van den Dries, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • N. Vorobjov, Jr., University of Bath
  • S. Weinberger, University of Pennsylvania
  • D. Welsh, Oxford University
  • S. Yakovenko, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Y. Yomdin, Weizmann Institute of Science
    • * subject to confirmation

During the workshop, Professor Mikhael Gromov of the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques will deliver three lectures under the Fields Institute Distinguished Lecture Series.

Organizing Committee

Askold Khovanskii, University of Toronto; Alex Nabutovsky, University of Toronto