Glances@Manifolds 2018

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

G@M 2015 — Expository-survey talks

Expository-survey talks: Friday, July 17, 2015 

 9:30--11:00  Dušan Repovš (University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia)
              Geometric topology of wild Cantor sets pdf-icon 
11:00--11:30  Coffee, tea, and cake break

11:30--13:00  Nicolae Teleman (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy)
              Index Theory
Expository-survey talks: Saturday, July 18, 2015 

 9:30--11:00  Mikiya Masuda (Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan)
              Topology of torus actions and combinatorics pdf-icon 

11:00--11:30  Coffee, tea, and cake break

11:30--13:00  Matthias Kreck (Univesität Bonn, Bonn, Germany)
              What is a good answer to the classification problem of manifolds?
Expository-survey talks: Sunday, July 19, 2015 

 9:30--11:00  Stefan Friedl (Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany)
              Fundamental groups of 3-dimensional manifolds pdf-icon

11:00--11:30  Coffee, tea, and cake break

11:30--13:00  Tibor Macko (Univesität Bonn, Bonn, Germany) 
              The Borel Conjecture on aspherical manifolds pdf-icon 
13:00--14:00  Lunch break

14:00--15:30  Józef H. Przytycki (George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA) 
              From Fox colorings to Yang-baxter homology with Jones polynomial and 
              Khovanov homology in the background 
Expository-survey talks: Monday, July 20, 2015

 9:30--11:00  Aleksy Tralle (University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland) 
              Metric aspects of contact manifolds pdf-icon 
11:00--11:30  Coffee, tea, and cake break  

11:30--13:00  Jarosław Kędra (University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK) 
              Quasimorphisms 
Organizers
Adam Mickiewicz University | Jagiellonian University
Lomonosov Moscow State University | University of Warmia and Mazury | Lodz University of Technology