LMS Northern Regional Meeting

Location: 
York
Meeting Date: 
Thursday, 1 June, 2017 (All day)
Meeting Time: 
14:00
Speakers: 
Fran Burstall (University of Bath), Marta Mazzocco (University of Loughborough) and Dominic Joyce (University of Oxford).

2.00 pm Opening of the meeting

Fran Burstall (University of Bath)
"Conformal submanifold theory for beginners"

3.20 pm Marta Mazzocco (University of Loughborough)
"Colliding holes in Riemann surfaces"

4.20 pm Tea/Coffee

5.00 pm Dominic Joyce (University of Oxford).
"What is a derived manifold?"

The meeting will be followed by a wine reception in the Mathematics Department, and Dinner at a venue to be confirmed.

These lectures are aimed at a general mathematical audience.

All interested, whether LMS members or not, are most welcome to attend this event.

For further details and to register and to reserve a place at the dinner, please visit https://www.york.ac.uk/maths/events/2017/lms-northern-regional-society-m... The cost of the dinner will be approximately £20, including drinks.

The meeting forms part of a workshop on Variational Methods in Submanifold Theory from 30 May – 2 June 2017. For further details visit: https://www.york.ac.uk/maths/events/2017/lms-workshop-on-variational-met... or contact the organisers. Ian McIntosh (York) ian.mcintosh(at)york.ac.uk, Katrin Leschke (Leicester) k.leschke(at)leicester.ac.uk

Deadline for registration for both the Meeting and the Workshop is 12 noon; Thursday 18 May.

There are funds available to contribute in part to the expenses of members of the Society or research students to attend the meeting and workshop. Requests for support, including an estimate of expenses, may be addressed to the organisers.