"Group Actions and Homogeneous Spaces"

September 7-11, 2009

Univerzita Komenského / Comenius University,
Fakulta matematiky, fyziky a informatiky / Faculty of Mathematics, Physics, and Informatics, 

Bratislava, Slovensko / Slovakia

  • List of participantsPhoto Photo


    The aim of this symposium was to discuss, mainly, the following three topics:

    • Finite group actions on manifolds  
    • Torus actions on manifolds  
    • Topology of homogeneous spaces

    Organizing Committee

    • Július Korbaš (Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia)
    • Masaharu Morimoto (Okayama University, Okayama, Japan)
    • Krzysztof Pawałowski (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland)

      Information on the organizers

      There were several plenary lectures (60 minutes long), each surveying a research area chosen by the corresponding speaker within the framework of one of the three main topics and outlining prospective ideas or directions of study as well. In addition, there were shorter talks (30 minutes long) presenting research results of the speakers.

        Plenary Speakers

      • Boguslaw Hajduk (Wroclaw University, Wroclaw, Poland)
      • Matthias Kreck (Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany)
      • Tibor Macko (Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia)
      • Mikiya Masuda (Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan)
      • Taras Panov (Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia)
      • Peter Teichner (University of California, Berkeley, USA, and Max-Planck Institut für Mathematik, Bonn, Germany)
      • Aleksy Tralle (University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland)

      Abstracts of lectures

      Program of the conference

      Proceedings booklet available electronically (Dec. 2, 2010)

      Conference photograph 8 September 2009

        "Group Actions and Homogeneous Spaces"
        was co-organized by

        • the Mathematical Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava