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50 Years Faculty of Mathematics

Anniversary Conference:

50 Years of Mathematics at Bielefeld – the Unity of Mathematics

Thursday, 26. September 2019, lecture hall 7, Main campus building

14:15 Opening
ensuing Plenary talk by Prof. David J. Benson (Aberdeen)
Introduction: Bernd Fischer
15:15 Coffee break (next to lecture hall 7, former bookstore)
16:00 Plenary talk by Prof. Rolf Biehler (Paderborn)
Introduction: Andrea Peter-Koop, Rudolf vom Hofe
17:00 Plenary talk by Prof. Wolfgang Dahmen (South Carolina)
Introduction: Wolf-Jürgen Beyn
ensuing Individual evening activities including the opportunity to see the play "Mathematische Spaziergänge mit Emmy Noether" (in German) at ZiF  (more information)

Friday, 27. September 2019, lecture hall 1, Main campus building

09:30 Plenary talk by Prof. Nikolai Krylov (Minnesota)
Introduction: Michael Röckner
10:30 Coffee break (next to lecture hall 1, Uni-Q)
11:00 Plenary talk by Prof. Takashi Kumagai (Kyoto)
Introduction: Moritz Kaßmann
12:00 Plenary talk by Prof. Karen Vogtmann (Warwick)
Introduction: Herbert Abels

Lunch break

14:00 GetTogether: Coffee and tea (Uni-Q)


Ceremonial act „50 Years of Mathematics in Bielefeld – the Unity of Mathematics“



Opening address by the dean
Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Bux

Musical Intermezzo: Trio Tastenwind

Address by the Rector of Bielefeld University
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Sagerer
Address by Bielefeld's 1. Mayor
Karin Schrader
Further addresses
Musical Intermezzo: Trio Tastenwind
15:45 Presentation of the Faculty of Mathematics
Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Bux (dean) and other faculty members
Musical intermezzo: Trio Tastenwind
17:15 Keynote speach by Prof. Dr. Günter M. Ziegler, FU Berlin
„Proofs, Mistakes, Publications, and Pizza - Mathematical Research in Practice“
Musical Intermezzo: Trio Tastenwind
ensuing Reception in the Mensa, Building X

Accompanying Workshops

Representation Theory in Bielefeld – Past and Future
(Organisation: W. Crawley-Boevey, H. Krause)

Realizing the Potential - Theory in Bielefeld
(Organisation: M. Kaßmann)

Touch down of stochastic analysis in Bielefeld
(Organisation: B. Gess, M. Hofmanova, M. Röckner)

Outer Space in Bielefeld
(Organisation: B. Brück, K.-U. Bux, D. Kielak, S. Witzel)

(Organisation: L. Diening, L. Banas)


In case of questions, feel free to contact the dean, Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Bux.

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