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Connections for Women: Differential Geometry January 14, 2016 - January 15, 2016
Registration Deadline: January 14, 2016 8 months ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: October 14, 2015 11 months ago
Parent Program: Differential Geometry
Organizers Christine Breiner (Fordham University), LEAD Natasa Sesum (Rutgers University)
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Description

The purpose of this meeting is to help junior female researchers to become familiar with the focus topics of the main MSRI program, and also for the junior researchers to have an opportunity to get acquainted with more senior women researchers in differential geometry.

This workshop is open to all mathematicians.

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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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MSRI has preferred rates at the Rose Garden Inn, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-992-9005 OR directly on their website. Click on "Promo/Corporate Code" at the top of the page. When prompted, select the "Promo/Corporate Code" option and enter the code MATH (this code is not case sensitive). By using this code, a new calendar will appear an will show the MSRI rate on all room types available. Click the gold "View Full Calendar" button to see the lowest rate for each day.

MSRI has preferred rates at the Hotel Durant. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-238-7268. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. If you are making your reservations on line, please go to this link. Click on "Promo/Corporate Code" at the top of the page. When prompted, select the "Promo/Corporate Code" option and enter the code 123MSRI (this code is not case sensitive).

MSRI has a preferred rate at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza, depending on room availability. Guests can call the hotel's main line at 510-845-7300 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Inst. discount. To book online visit this page. You must select "My dates are: Firm" in order to use the promotional code. Click on "Promo/Corporate Code" at the top of the page. When prompted, select the "Promo/Corporate Code" option and enter the code MSRI (this code is not case sensitive).

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MSRI has a preferred rates at Easton Hall and Gibbs Hall, depending on room availability. Guests can call the Reservations line at 510-204-0732 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Inst. rate. To book online visit this page. Easton Hall select "Request a Reservation" pick the dates you would like to stay, once you are ready to reserve use the Promotional Code MSRI (this code is not case sensitive).

Additional lodging options may be found on our short term housing page.

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Jan 14, 2016
Thursday
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM
  Welcome
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Topology of Closed Hypersurfaces of Small Entropy
Lu Wang (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Ancient solutions to geometric flows
Panagiota Daskalopoulos (Columbia University)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Monge-Ampère equations on quasi-projective varieties
Eleonora Di Nezza (Imperial College, London)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea Break
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Sliced Filling Volumes and Intrinsic Flat Convergence
Christina Sormani (CUNY, Graduate Center)
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
  Panel Discussion
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
  Dinner at the Taste of Himalayas
Jan 15, 2016
Friday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Finite total $Q$-curvature on a locally conformally flat manifold
Yi Wang (Johns Hopkins University)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Convergence of Manifolds and Metric Spaces with Boundary
Raquel Perales (UNAM - Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Singularity Formation of the Yang-Mills Flow
Casey Kelleher (University of California, Irvine)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea Break
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Local Isoperimetric Constant Estimate for Integral Ricci Curvature
Guofang Wei (University of California, Santa Barbara)