23rd NRW Topology Meeting

Münster (GERMANY)

Friday, April 24 and Saturday, April 25, 2015

Talks on Friday take place at lecture hall SRZ 5/6, Seminargebäude, Westfälische Wilhelms- Universität Münster, Orléansring 10, 48149 Münster (which is next to the Math building), while talks on Saturday take place at lecture hall M5, Mathematisches Institut, Westfälische Wilhelms- Universität Münster, Einsteinstraße 62, 48149 Münster

Schedule of talks

Friday, April 24

11.00 - 12.00

Clara Löh (Regensburg)
Bounded-cohomological dimension of discrete groups

12.15 - 13.15

François Dahmani (Grenoble)
On the conjugacy problem for some automorphisms of free groups

Lunch break
14.45 - 15.15

15.15 - 16.15

Geoffroy Horel (Münster)
Profinite completion of operads and the absolute Galois group of Q

16.45 - 17:45

Bernhard Hanke (Augsburg)
Inessential Brown-Peterson homology and bordism of elementary abelian groups
Saturday, April 25
9.30 - 10.30

Sean Tilson (Osnabrück)
Commutative S-algebras and relative smash products

10.45 - 11.45

Christoph Winges (Münster)
The Farrell-Hsiang method in A-theory

12.00 - 13.00

Jesper Grodal (Copenhagen)
Homotopical symmetry of products of spheres and related spaces

There is no formal registration, but please send an email to Kirsten.Sander at uni-muenster.de that we can estimate the number of participants; please also indicate whether you want to join us for dinner at 18:30 on Friday, April the 24th. The dinner will take place at Noites de Lisboa.