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Introductory Workshop on Computational Application of Algebraic Topology September 05, 2006 - September 08, 2006

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Sep 05, 2006
Tuesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Algebraic Topology for Sensor Networks
Robert Ghrist
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Kneser and Tverberg: On the power of topological methods in Combinatorics
Gunter Ziegler (Freie Universität Berlin)
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
  Algebraic Topology in Distributed Computing
Sergio Rajsbaum
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
  Computational Topology and Dynamics
Konstantin Mischaikow
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  Computing the homology of a manifold from somewhat noisy random data.
Shmuel Weinberger (University of Chicago)
Sep 06, 2006
Wednesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Topology for sensor networks
Robert Ghrist
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Configuration Space – Test Map Scheme
Rade Zivaljevic
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
  Computational Topology and Dynamics
Konstantin Mischaikow
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  Horseshoes and Spectral Methods for Detecting Hidden Variables
Susan Holmes (Stanford University)
Sep 07, 2006
Thursday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Algebraic Topology and High Dimensional Data Analysis
Gunnar Carlsson (Stanford University)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  The Topology of Maps between Graphs
Eric Babson
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
  The Geometry of Grains
Robert MacPherson
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
  From Characterization to Algorithm
Persi Diaconis (Stanford University)
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  How to Describe Variations in Manifolds
rima izem
Sep 08, 2006
Friday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Algebraic Topology and High Dimensional Data Analysis
Gunnar Carlsson (Stanford University)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Topological Variants of Arrow Theorem
Yuliy Baryshnikov
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
  Projection Purist: A Review and Extensions
Persi Diaconis (Stanford University)
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
  Geometric Measures as RNA Shape Descriptions
Christian Laing
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Singularity of Data Analytic Operators
Steven Ellis