Meetings/Workshops on Geometry and Topology in the United States (USA)

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Illustrating Mathematics (Semester Program)
04 Sep 2019 - 06 Dec 2019 • ICERM/ Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Abstract:
The Illustrating Mathematics program brings together mathematicians, makers, and artists who share a common interest in illustrating mathematical ideas via computational tools. The goals of the program are to: introduce mathematicians to new computational illustration tools to guide and inform their research; spark collaborations among and between mathematicians, makers and artists; and find ways to communicate research mathematics to as wide an audience as possible.
Topics:
Geometry and Topology, Algebra and Number Theory, Dynamics and Probability,
Event listing ID:
1000247
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Geometry from the Quantum
13 Jan 2020 - 17 Jan 2020 • UC Santa Barbara, United States
Abstract:
A complete understanding of quantum gravity, as it pertains to our universe, remains one of the biggest challenges in theoretical physics. As our observational constraints on the early universe and black hole physics improve, this theoretical challenge has become even more urgent. This conference aims to explore the latest developments in quantum gravity and string theory, ranging from ideas motivated from holographic dualities to new results developing the landscape of string theory vacua.
Topics:
structure of the landscape of string theory solutions; emergence of spacetime from other degrees of freedom; quantum information aspects of quantum gravity; recent developments in AdS/CFT; QFT methods applied to gravitational problems, such as the analytic conformal bootstrap and UV deformations of QFT; perturbative amplitudes in gravity and string theory
Event listing ID:
1120644
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Riemann surfaces and their moduli spaces
07 Feb 2020 - 09 Feb 2020 • Salt Lake City, United States
Organizer:
University of Utah
Abstract:
The study of Riemann surfaces and their moduli spaces brings together disparate fields including geometry, topology, dynamics and algebra. This weekend conference will include two mini-courses by Dawei Chen and Chris Leininger focusing on the algebraic and geometric aspects of this topics and two research talks by Diana Davis and Chaya Norton. The intended audience for this conference is early career mathematicians, especially advanced graduate students and postdocs.
Event listing ID:
1304284
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27th Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar
08 Feb 2020 - 09 Feb 2020 • Irvine, California, United States
Organizer:
University of California, Irvine
Abstract:
Since 1992 UCI and UCSD have run the Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar. The upcoming 2020 conference will be at UC Irvine. All interested participants are strongly encouraged to register via the online registration form and indicate request for financial support if needed. Financial support if available will be from the US National Science Foundation and priority will be given to graduate students, recent Ph.D.'s, and under-represented minorities.
Event listing ID:
1275063
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Redbud Topology Conference
06 Mar 2020 - 08 Mar 2020 • Fayetteville, AR, United States
Organizer:
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Abstract:
The Redbud Topology Conference is a regional conference in topology and related areas, with participants from the University of Arkansas, the University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University, and elsewhere. The conference this year will focus on algorithmic and effectiveness in 3-manifold topology. The conference will run all day Saturday and all morning on Sunday, ending by 2 PM. There will also be a session on Friday afternoon as a warm-up for graduate students. There will be dinner outing on Saturday evening.
Event listing ID:
1287517
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ALGECOM XIX — Algebra, Geometry and Combinatorics Day
07 Mar 2020 • Urbana, IL, United States
Abstract:
A one day conference on the interactions of algebra, geometry and combinatorics. Some NSF supported funding is available for graduate students and postdocs to travel to the event.
Event listing ID:
1300792
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AIM Workshop: Mathematics of topological insulators
16 Mar 2020 - 20 Mar 2020 • New York, New York, United States
Abstract:
This workshop, sponsored by AIM, the Simons Foundation, and the NSF, will consider the role of topology in characterizing materials and in the prediction of their physical properties, particularly for two-dimensional material such as graphene. The focus will be on important mathematical questions at the interface of the analysis and topology in the context of the governing fundamental partial differential equations and other models. Two such questions are the bulk edge correspondence and the existence and robustness of edge states in aperiodic settings.
Event listing ID:
1250637
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Higher Dimensional Algebraic Geometry--An event in honor of Prof. Shokurov's 70th Birthday
16 Mar 2020 - 22 Mar 2020 • BALTIMORE, Maryland, United States
Organizer:
Johns Hopkins University
Event listing ID:
1245500
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The 54th Spring Topology and Dynamical Systems Conference
18 Mar 2020 - 21 Mar 2020 • Murray, KY, United States
Abstract:
Spring Topology and Dynamical Systems Conferences are a long-running series of annual conferences focusing on several actively researched areas in topology and dynamical systems. Sessions will be held in Continuum Theory, Dynamical Systems, Geometric Topology, Geometric Group Theory, Set-Theoretic Topology, and Topology in Data Science.
Event listing ID:
1250668
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AGNES — Stony Brook 2020
27 Mar 2020 - 29 Mar 2020 • Stony Brook, United States
Topics:
Algebraic Geometry
Event listing ID:
1304398
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AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting — Special Session on Low-dimensional Topology
04 Apr 2020 - 05 Apr 2020 • West Lafayette, IN, United States
Organizer:
Purdue University - AMS, American Mathematical Society
Event listing ID:
1282092
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AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting — Special Session on Computational Aspects of Symplectic Topology
04 Apr 2020 - 05 Apr 2020 • West Lafayette, IN, United States
Organizer:
Purdue University - AMS, American Mathematical Society
Event listing ID:
1282157
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Mid-Atlantic Topology Conference
18 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020 • Philadelphia, United States
Organizer:
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Event listing ID:
1282025
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Chico Topology Conference
24 Apr 2020 - 26 Apr 2020 • Chico, California, United States
Organizer:
California State University, Chico
Event listing ID:
1282079
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Floer homology in low-dimensional topology
27 Apr 2020 - 01 May 2020 • Long Island, NY, United States
Organizer:
Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, Long Island, NY
Abstract:
This workshop will explore topics of current interest in the theory of Floer homology for 3-manifolds. Floer homology is a powerful tool for studying the topology of 3- and 4-dimensional manifolds, and the relations between them. The first such invariants were introduced by Floer, and arose in the context of Donaldson theory on smooth 4-manifolds.
Event listing ID:
1282050
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Geometric Analysis Conference – 2020
18 May 2020 - 22 May 2020 • Piscataway, NJ, United States
Organizer:
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Topics:
geometric flows, minimal surfaces, gauge theory, symplectic geometry
Event listing ID:
1278342
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Combinatorial Applications of Computational Geometry and Algebraic Topology
31 May 2020 - 06 Jun 2020 • West Greenwich, RI, United States
Organizer:
American Matheamtical Society
Abstract:
The new and rapidly expanding area of Analytic Combinatorics in Several Variables (ACSV) concerns enumeration problems in such areas as lattice walks, statistical mechanical models, quantum walks and other exactly solvable models where asymptotic estimation of coefficients of a bivariate or multivariate generating function is required. The multivariate setting incorporates a wider swath of mathematics. including singularity theory, algebraic topology, and computational algebra. Participants in this MRC will be introduced to problems from these areas of mathematics whose solutions have direct applications to ACSV. These problems are not hard to state in the language of disciplines such as Morse theory, harmonic analysis, or commutative algebra, but they ask questions not typical in those fields. A long-term goal is to advance and automate this work, so that its benefits can be used by other researchers in mathematics and the natural sciences through implementations in computer algebra packages. Problems for this MRC will be arranged around five central topics: effective computer algebra methods, algorithms using computational topology, multivariate asymptotic phase transitions, singular transforms for degenerate saddle-point integrals, and applications of harmonic analysis and singularity theory. Researchers with knowledge in any one of these areas are encouraged to apply to this MRC.
Event listing ID:
1282078
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Summer School — Homotopical Methods in Fixed Point Theory
27 Jul 2020 - 31 Jul 2020 • Evanston, IL, United States
Organizer:
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Abstract:
The goal of this summer school is to introduce participants to tools and ideas from algebraic topology and homotopy theory that are used in the study of fixed point theory. The workshop will be centered around mini-courses, both on classical fixed-point theory and on modern techniques such as duality theory, spectra, and trace methods in algebraic K-theory.

The intended audience for this summer school should be familiar with the material in Hatcher (except the appendices). This reflects our goal that the school be accessible to second and third year students with an interest in algebraic topology from any PhD granting institution. The school will be structured around a few mini-courses, which will run in an active-learning style.

Event listing ID:
1282098
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Connections for Women: Random and Arithmetic Structures in Topology
03 Sep 2020 - 04 Sep 2020 • Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, United States
Event listing ID:
1172748
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Fall Central Sectional Meeting — Special Session on Leibniz Algebras and Related Topics
12 Sep 2020 - 13 Sep 2020 • El Paso, Texas, United States
Organizer:
AMS, American Mathematical Society
Abstract:
This workshop will discuss results and new developments in Leibniz algebras and related topics. This includes and not limited to Lie algebras, homological algebra or non-commutative geometry.
Topics:
Leibniz algebras, Lie algebras, Homological algebras.
Event listing ID:
1295409
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Last updated: 05 December 2019