|Registration Deadline:||September 08, 2017 6 months from now|
|To apply for Funding you must register by:||June 05, 2017 2 months from now|
|Parent Program:||Geometric and Topological Combinatorics|
|Location:||MSRI: Simons Auditorium, Atrium|
- Federico Ardila (San Francisco State University)
- Satyan Devadoss (University of San Diego)
- June Huh (Princeton University)
- Martina Juhnke-Kubitzke (Universität Osnabrück)
- Fu Liu (University of California, Davis)
- Karola Meszaros (Cornell University)
- Eran Nevo (Hebrew University)
- Raman Sanyal (Freie Universität Berlin)
- Liam Solus (Royal Institute of Technology (KTH))
- Stephan Tillmann (University of Sydney)
- Cynthia Vinzant (North Carolina State University)
- Günter M. Ziegler (Freie Universität Berlin)
The introductory workshop will present the main topics that will be the subject of much of the Geometric and Topological Combinatorics Program at MSRI. Key areas of interest are point configurations and matroids, hyperplane and subspace arrangements, polytopes and polyhedra, lattices, convex bodies, and sphere packings. This workshop will consist of introductory talks on a variety of topics, intended for a broad audience.
point configurations and matroids
hyperplane and subspace arrangements
polytopes and polyhedra
and sphere packings
To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.
Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.
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