Workshop on Ricci Curvature

Northwestern University
May 28-31, 2015

This Workshop on Ricci Curvature is part of the Emphasis Year in Geometric Analysis at Northwestern University, 2014-15, and will bring together experts in various areas of research under a common theme of Ricci curvature.

Date, Time and Location

The Workshop on Ricci Curvature will be held at the Department of Mathematics of Northwestern University from Thursday, May 28, 2015 to Sunday, May 31, 2015. The lectures will be held in Garrett Seminary 205 and Swift Hall 107. For directions on how to get there, here is a map.

Registration starts at 8:00am Thursday morning. The first talk will be at 9:00am and the last talk will finish by 1.00pm on Sunday, to allow for travel.

Graduate students, fresh Ph.D.s and under-represented minorities are especially encouraged to participate. Partial financial support is available.

The Workshop is supported by the Mathematics Department at Northwestern University and by the NSF

Invited Speakers


Participants will be asked to register online: the electronic registration form is now available here.

Financial Support

The Workshop on Ricci Curvature is supported by the Mathematics Department at Northwestern University and by a grant from the NSF. Priority for support will be given to graduate students and recent PhD's. Women mathematicians and members of other under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply for support.

People interested in applying for travel funds should indicate so in the electronic registration form. Priority will be given to those who send their request for support before March 22, 2015.

For travel and hotel information please click here.

Organizing Committee

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