Introductory week to the Topological, Symplectic and Contact Spring in Toulouse
Month: May 2013
Date: May 27--31
Name: Introductory week to the Topological, Symplectic and Contact Spring in Toulouse
Location: Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France.
The introductory week is targeted at Ph.D. students and nonspecialist mathematicians, but is of course open to everyone. It consists of 4 lecture series introducing to subjects in low dimensional topology, and symplectic geometry: Felix Schlenk (Université de Neuchâatel, symplectic packing); Michèle Audin (Université de Strasbourg, introduction to symplectic geometry, examples); Steve Boyer (UQAM, Montréal,$\;$ low dimensional topology); Juan Souto (University of British Columbia, Vancouver, TBA).