Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar 

2006 Fall Meeting

Portland State University
Portland, Oregon

Saturday and Sunday, October 28 and 29, 2006

Revised Schedule*

Saturday, October 28*
10:00–11:15 Registration, coffee, etc.
Attic, 3rd floor,  Neuberger Hall

Ian M. Anderson (Utah State University)
Symbolic Computations in Differential Geometry
(+15 minute Problem Session)

12:30–1:45 Lunch
1:45-2:45 Blaine Lawson (SUNY/Stony Brook)
Plurisubharmonicity and pseudoconvexity in Lagrangian and calibrated geometry
(+15 minute Problem Session)
3:00–4:00 Coffee break
4:00–5:00 Bill Goldman (University of Maryland)
Mapping class group actions on spaces of surface group representations
(+15 minute Problem Session)
6:30 Dinner
Sunday, October 29
9:00–10:00 Alice Chang (Princeton University)
Boundary regularity of Bach flat metrics
(+15 minute Problem Session)
10:15–10:45 Coffee break
10:45–11:45 Roman Smirnov (Dalhousie University)
Geometry "à la Cartan" and its applications to Hamiltonian mechanics
(+15 minute Problem Session)
12:00 Final remarks

Talks will be held in room NH 364 (3rd floor), Neuberger Hall, Portland State University (see the campus map).

*The Cascade Topology Seminar will be held at PSU this same weekend. Sunday CTS talks overlap with PNGS talks, but there are CTS talks on Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00 and 3:00 to 4:00 that PNGS participants can attend if they wish.

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