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Connections for Women: Dynamics on Moduli Spaces of Geometric Structures January 15, 2015 - January 16, 2015

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Jan 15, 2015
Thursday
08:45 AM - 09:00 AM
  Welcome
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Introduction to bounded cohomology and applications to rigidity
Alessandra Iozzi (ETH Z├╝rich)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Groups acting on the circle
Kathryn Mann (University of California, Berkeley)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  An introduction to Lorentzian 3-manifold
Youngju Kim (Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS))
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Hermitian symmetric spaces
Maria Beatrice Pozzetti (Ruprecht-Karls-Universit├Ąt Heidelberg)
05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
  Professional Development Session
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
  Dinner at Taste of Himalayas
Jan 16, 2015
Friday
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Introduction to Teichmuller spaces
Jing Tao (University of Oklahoma)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Introduction to quasi-Fuchsian groups
Sara Maloni (University of Virginia)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Harmonic Maps And Surface Group Representations
Qiongling Li (Chern Institute of Mathematics)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  What we knew about hyperbolic geometry before we knew about hyperbolic geometry
Evelyn Lamb (University of Utah)