Glances@Manifolds 2018

Jagiellonian University, July 2-6, 2018, Kraków, Poland

G@M 2015 — Conference lectures — Theory of Knots & Links

Theory of Knots & Links: Friday, July 17, 2015 

14:00--14:40  Leonid Plachta (AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland)
              Equivariant complexes associated with some combinatorial objects
14:50--15:30  Moshe Cohen (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel)
              The probability of choosing the unknot among 2-bridge knots 
              using random Chebyshev billiard table diagrams

15:30--16:00  Coffee, tea, and cake break

16:00--16:40  Celeste Damiani (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, Caen, France)
              On the Alexander polynomial of a tangle 
16:50--17:30  Boštjan Gabrovšek (University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia) 
              The link group of Seifert manifolds 
Theory of Knots & Links: Saturday, July 18, 2015  

14:00--14:40  Rafał Komendarczyk (Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA) 
              The \kappa-invariant separates homotopy string links 
14:50--15:30  Paolo Bellingeri (Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, Caen, France)
              Homotopy classification of ribbon tubes 

15:30--16:00  Coffee, tea, and cake break  

16:00--16:40  Raphael Zentner (Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany) 
              A class of SU(2)-simple knots 
16:50--17:30  Marithania Silvero Casanova (Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain)
              Positivity of Conway polynomials of strongly quasipositive links 
Theory of Knots & Links: Sunday, July 19, 2015 

16:00--16:40  Michał Jabłonowski (University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland) 
              A view of knotted surfaces by a number and a position of its critical points 
16:50--17:30  Piotr Suwara (University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland) 
              Generating sets of oriented directed Reidemeister moves 

17:30--18:00  Coffee, tea, and cake break 
 
18:00--18:40  Maciej Niebrzydowski (University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland) 
              On ternary operations that are useful in knot theory  
18:50--19:30  Piotr Sułkowski (University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland) 
              BPS invariants for knots and extremal A-polynomials 
Theory of Knots & Links: Monday, July 20, 2015 

14:00--14:40  Khaled Mohammed Qazaqzeh (Kuwait University, Kuwait, Kuwait) 
              The Kauffman polynomial of periodic links 
14:50--15:30  Wojciech Politarczyk (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland) 
              Equivariant Khovanov homology of periodic links  

15:30--16:00  Coffee, tea, and cake break

16:00--16:40  Krzysztof Putyra (ETH Institute for Theoretical Studies, Zurich, Switzerland)  
              Annularization of Chen-Khovanov homology. Part 1
16:50--17:30  Krzysztof Putyra (ETH Institute for Theoretical Studies, Zurich, Switzerland)  
              Annularization of Chen-Khovanov homology. Part 2 
Organizers
Adam Mickiewicz University | Jagiellonian University
Lomonosov Moscow State University | University of Warmia and Mazury | Lodz University of Technology