THE ELEVENTH COLLOQUIUMFEST

Organized by Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann
with the generous support of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences
and of the College of Arts and Science

Centre for Algebra, Logic and Computation
University of Saskatchewan
106 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E6, Canada
Phone: (306) 966-6081 - Fax: (306) 966-6086
Friday, February 3, and Saturday, February 4, 2012

The Eleventh Colloquiumfest will present talks on valuation theory, number theory and algebraic geometry. Click on the title to see the abstract. All talks will take place in Arts 214.

Schedule of talks:

Friday, February 3, Arts 214

3:30-4:20 pm:
Julia Gordon (University of British Columbia):
Constructible motivic functions, transfer principles, and applications

4:30-5:30 pm:
Clifton Cunningham (University of Calgary):
The elementary particles of number theory

6:30 pm, Boffins Club:
Banquet


Saturday, February 4, Arts 214

10:30-11:20 am:
Samar ElHitti (New York City College of Technology CUNY):
The Dependent Artin-Schreier defect extension that fails Strong Monomialization

11:40-12:30:
Mohammad Moghaddam (IPM, Teheran, Iran):
The topological, metric and parametric structures on the space of valuations centered on a ring

LUNCH

2:00-2:40 pm:
Katarzyna Kuhlmann (Silesian Universtiy, Katowice, Poland):
The structure of spaces of real places of rational function fields over non-archimedean ordered fields

2:50-3:30 pm:
Izabela Vlahu (University of Saskatchewan):
On henselizations of rational function fields

COFFEE BREAK

4:00-4:50 pm:
Josnei Antonio Novacoski (University of Saskatchewan):
Reduction of local uniformization to the rank one case

5:00-5:40 pm:
Asim Naseem (Lahore, Pakistan):
The completion defect and defects of valued function fields

6:15 pm, 1018 Aird Street:
Feuerzangenbowle



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Last update: February 2, 2012 --------- created and maintained by Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann