Topological and Homological Methods in Group Theory 2020

30.03.2020 - 03.04.2020

Bielefeld

General Information

This is the third instalment of the THGT conference series. As its predecessors, the conference takes place in Bielefeld in spring, and as before it welcomes researchers studying groups through their interactions with topology and homology, as well as people interested in entering the subject.

If you have questions, please contact the organisers (Dawid Kielak and Stefan Witzel).

This conference is supported by the DFG priority programme 2026 Geometry at Infinity

Invited Speakers

  • Uri Bader
  • Arthur Bartels
  • Yves de Cornulier
  • Anna Erschler
  • Ursula Hamenstädt
  • Tobias Hartnick
  • Tim Riley
  • Kim Ruane
  • Alessandro Sisto
  • Alain Valette
  • Anna Wienhard

(Tentative) Programme

will appear here in due time
TimeTitleSpeaker
Monday, 30.03
10:00 - 11:00TBAUri Bader
11:00 - 11:30Coffee
11:30 - 12:30TBATobias Hartnick
12:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 15:15TBAContributing speaker
15:30 - 16:15TBAContributing speaker
16:15 - 17:00Coffee
17:00 - 17:45TBAContributing speaker
Tuesday, 31.03
10:00 - 11:00TBATim Riley
11:00 - 11:30Coffee
11:30 - 12:30On the space of ends of infintely generated groupsYves de Cornulier
12:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 15:15TBAContributing speaker
15:30 - 16:15TBAContributing speaker
16:15 - 17:00Coffee
17:00 - 17:45TBAContributing speaker
Wednesday, 01.04
10:00 - 11:00TBAAnna Erschler
11:00 - 11:30Coffee
11:30 - 12:30TBAAlain Valette
12:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 18:00Hike
19:00 - 23:59Conference dinner
Thursday, 02.04
10:00 - 11:00TBAAlessandro Sisto
11:00 - 11:30Coffee
11:30 - 12:30TBAUrsula Hamenstädt
12:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 15:15TBAContributing speaker
15:30 - 16:15TBAContributing speaker
16:15 - 17:00Coffee
17:00 - 18:00TBAKim Ruane (Kovalevskaya lecture)
Friday, 03.04
10:00 - 11:00TBAArthur Bartels
11:00 - 11:30Coffee
11:30 - 12:30TBAAnna Wienhard
12:30 - 14:30Lunch

Abstracts

will appear here in due time

Participants

  • BADER, Uri (Weizmann Institute)
  • Bahayou, Amine (Kasdi Merbah University)
  • Bartels, Arthur (University of Münster)
  • Baumeister, Barbara (University Bielefeld)
  • Bering, Edgar (Temple University)
  • Beßmann, Lara (University of Münster)
  • Beyrer, Jonas (Uni Heidelberg)
  • Biz, Leonardo (TU Dresden)
  • Brown, Thomas (University of Southampton)
  • Brück, Benjamin (Universität Bielefeld)
  • Buran, Michal (University of Cambridge)
  • Cornulier, Yves (CNRS - Univ. Lyon 1)
  • Cutler, Tyrone (Universität Bielefeld )
  • Dalvandi, Soudabeh (Department of Mathematics of KIAU)
  • DEY, SOUMYA (IMSc Chennai, INDIA)
  • Dhanwani, Neeraj Kumar (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal)
  • EL MADRARI, Said (Faculty of Sciences and Technology, Moulay Ismail University of Meknes,)
  • Fischer, Florian (University of Potsdam)
  • Flechsig, Jonas (Universität Bielefeld)
  • Frost, Jordan (University of Bristol)
  • Gardam, Giles (Universität Münster)
  • Gohla, Lukas (TU Dresden)
  • H Balasubramanya, Sahana (WWU (University of Munster))
  • Hamenstädt, Ursula (Universität Bonn)
  • Hartnick, Tobias (KIT)
  • Hughes, Sam (University of Southampton)
  • Kaiser, Tom (Université de Neuchâtel)
  • Kielak, Dawid (Uni Bielefeld)
  • Li, Kevin (University of Southampton)
  • Margolis, Alex (The Technion)
  • Meyer, Anja (University of Manchester)
  • Moeller, Philip (University of Muenster)
  • Neaime, Georges (Universität Bielefeld)
  • Owis, Ashraf (Cairo University)
  • Pasquinelli, Irene (Sorbonne Université)
  • Petyt, Harry (Bristol)
  • Pitsch, Wolfgang (Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona )
  • Riley, Timothy (Cornell)
  • Ruffoni, Lorenzo (Florida State University)
  • Sánchez Saldaña, Luis Jorge (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)
  • Sanghi, Apeksha (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal)
  • Santos Rego, Yuri (Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg)
  • Sawicki, Damian (MPIM (Bonn))
  • Schesler, Eduard (Universität Bielefeld)
  • Sisto, Alessandro (ETH Zurich)
  • Skipper, Rachel (The Ohio State University)
  • Spriano, Davide (ETH Zurich)
  • Subedi, Bishnuhari (Tribhuvan University)
  • Tchuiaga , Stéphane (University of Buea )
  • Tee, Paul (McGill)
  • Valette, Alain (Université de Neuchâtel)
  • Vankov, Vladimir (University of Southampton)
  • Villarreal, Bernardo (University of Copenhagen)
  • Vokes, Katie (IHES)
  • Wade, Richard (University of Oxford)
  • Wang, Shi (Max PLanck Institute for mathmatics)
  • Witzel, Stefan (Gießen University)
  • Wu, Xiaolei (Bielefeld University)
  • Zumbrunnen, Alexandre (University of Neuchâtel)

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