Summer School on K-Theory and Related Fields

Dates: June 19-23, 2017
Venue: HIM lecture hall, Poppelsdorfer Allee 45, Bonn
Organizers: Guillermo Cortiñas, Hélène Esnault, Christian Haesemeyer, Holger Reich, Jonathan Rosenberg

This school provides an introduction to some of the main topics of the trimester program; the lectures are mainly directed at PhD students and young postdocs.

The following speakers will each give a sequence of lectures, which will be complemented by daily problem and discussion sessions.

  • Arthur Bartels (Münster): K-theory of group rings
  • Moritz Kerz (Regensburg): Algebraic K-theory and descent for blow-ups
  • Marc Levine (Essen): Refined enumerative geometry
  • Andreas Thom (Dresden): Algebraic vs. topological K-theory
  • Charles Weibel (Rutgers): K-theory of algebraic varieties

Call for participation: Financial support for PhD students and postdocs is available. Please send applications (including a letter of intent, a CV and a letter of recommendation) using the online application form. The deadline for applications is: February 28, 2017.