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The Valuation Theory Home Page

This home page is intended to be a forum for all mathematicians who work in valuation theory or apply valuation theoretical results in their own field of research. The home page offers:

If you have suggestions, questions, ideas, news, or if you want your name and address on the above mentioned list, or if you have a recent paper in or applying valuation theory, then write to

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Upcoming special events:

The Twentieth Colloquiumfest
organized by Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann and Katarzyna Kuhlmann
Institute of Mathematics, University of Szczecin, Poland, May 19-22

Model Theory
organized by Daniel Hoffmann, Piotr Kowalski, Krzysztof Krupinski, Tomasz Rzepecki, Roman Wencel (Wroclaw)
Bedlewo (Poland), July 2-8, 2017

Past special events:
(more upcoming and past events can be found here.)

The Colloquiumfest Series

Workshop "Interactions between Algebra and Functional Analysis"
organized by Marián Fabian, Jerzy Kąkol, Katarzyna Kuhlmann, Vladimír Müller and Wiesław Kubiś (chair)
Institute of Mathematics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, September 28 to October 2, 2016

ALANT 4 - Joint Conferences on Algebra, Logic And Number Theory
18th Colloquiumfest and
11th Czech, Polish and Slovak Conference on Number Theory
Telc, Bohemian-Moravian Highlands, Czech Republic, June 13-17, 2016.

Special Session on Advances in Valuation Theory
at the AMS Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
organized by Samar ElHitti, Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann and Hans Schoutens
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ (USA), November 14-15, 2015
Slides and other materials

Ordered Algebraic Structures and Related Topics
organized by Fabrizio Broglia, Francoise Delon, Max Dickmann and Danielle Gondard
CIRM, Luminy (France), October 12-16, 2015

Singular Landscapes
In honor of Bernard Teissier's 70th birthday
organized by Patrick Popescu-Pampu, Pedro Gonzalez Perez, Evelia Garcia Barroso and Charles Favre
Centre Paul-Langevin AUSSOIS, June 22-26, 2015

Mini-workshop: Interactions between Algebra and Functional Analysis
Institute of Mathematics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, December 17-21, 2014

Valuation Theory and Its Applications (Oberwolfach Workshop 1444)
organized by Zoe Chatzidakis, Jochen Koenigsmann, Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann and Florian Pop
Oberwolfach (Germany), Oct. 26 - Nov. 1, 2014

Joint Meeting of the Polish Mathematical Society and the German Mathematical Society
Session on General forms of self-similarity in algebra and topology
organized by Christoph Bandt, Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann, Katarzyna Kuhlmann and Tomasz Szarek
Poznan (Poland), Sept. 17 - 20, 2014

ALANT 3 - Joint Conferences on Algebra, Logic and Number Theory
10th Czech, Polish and Slovak Conference on Number Theory and 15th Colloquiumfest
Bedlewo (Poland), June 8-13, 2014

Summer School Around Valuation Theory
Sirince (Turkey), May 22-26, 2014

Workshop on Fractal Structures, Ultrametrics and Ordered Fields
organized by Wieslaw Kubis, Franz-Viktor Kuhlmann and Jerzy Kakol
Cieszyn (Poland), April 17-20, 2013

ALANT 2 - Joint Conferences on Algebra, Logic And Number Theory
12th Colloquiumfest and
9th Czech, Polish and Slovak Conference on Number Theory
Beskydy Mountains, Czech Republic, June 11-14, 2012.

Emphasis Year on Valuation Theory,
University of Saskatchewan, September 2011 to April 2012

Segovia, Spain, July 18 to 29, 2011

Workshop on Valuation Theory in Positive Characteristic,
Mathematics Village, Sirince, Turkey
June 15 to 19, 2011

Workshop on Valuation Theory in Positive Characteristic
University of Katowice, Poland, June 25 to July 3, 2010

Joint Conferences on Algebra, Logic And Number Theory
9th Colloquiumfest and
8th Czech, Polish and Slovak Conference on Number Theory
Bukowina Tatrzanska, Poland, June 21-24, 2010

Mini-workshop on new perspectives in Valuation theory
The Fields Institute, Toronto
March 23-25, 2009

Mini-workshop on Differential Kaplansky Theory
The Fields Institute, Toronto
April 3-4, 2009

In memoriam Otto Endler
Campinas - March, 21-24, 2006

Saskatoon, July/August 1999
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