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Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar 

2008 Spring Meeting

Saturday and Sunday, May 10 and 11, 2008  


Each scheduled talk includes time for a 10 minute "open problem" session at the end.

Saturday, May 10
9:45 - 10:50

Coffee/Tea and bagels

10:50 - 12:00

Frank Pacard (Paris 12)
Isoperimetric type problems in Riemannian manifolds
(Open Problems)

12:00 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:40
Sophie Szu-Yu Chen (Berkeley)
Optimal curvature decays on asymptotically locally Euclidean manifolds
2:45 - 3:55

Olivier Druet (UBC and ENS Lyon)
Stability of elliptic systems of PDEs

4:00 - 4:30
4:30 - 5:40
Richard Melrose (MIT)
Configuration spaces and monopoles

Catered barbecue banquet for participants at the home of Jack Lee
(directions to be announced at the meeting)

Sunday, May 11
8:45 - 9:50

Coffee/Tea and bagels

9:50 - 11:00
Bruce Kleiner (Yale)
Bi-Lipschitz embedding in Banach spaces
(Open Problems)
11:00 - 11:20

Continued Coffee/Tea & Bagels (add power bars...)

11:20 - 12:30
Karen Uhlenbeck (UT Austin)
On the Space-Time Monopole Equation: A Survey Talk


Funding for this meeting is provided by the NSF, PIMS, and the UW VIGRE grant.

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