Fifth NRW Topology Meeting


Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29, 2006

Schedule of talks

Friday, April 28
11.15 - 12.00 Andrew Ranicki
The geometric Hopf invariant
12.15 - 13.00 Steffen Sagave
Toda brackets of ring spectra and realizability
Lunch break
14.30 - 15.15 Rainer Vogt
Homotopy limits and colimits in classical homotopy theory
15.30 - 16.15 Markus Szymik
Tautological families and stable diffeomorphism groups
Tea/Coffee break
17.00 - 18.00 Bernhard Leeb
On the Ricci flow and the geometrization of 3-manifolds
Saturday, April 29
10.00 - 10.45 Markus Rost
Algebraic Cobordism: Examples and applications
Tea/Coffee break
11.15 - 12.00 Oliver Röndigs
Splitting of curves in motivic stable homotopy theory
12.15 - 13.00 Teimuraz Pirashvili
Third MacLane cohomology

The sessions will take place at lecture hall H 11 and H 14, Universität Bielefeld, Universitätsstrasse 25, 33615 Bielefeld .

There is no formal registration, but please send an email to "zaeper (at)" so that we can estimate the number of participants; please indicate whether you want to join us for dinner on April 28.

Please contact Mrs Zäpernick "zaeper (at)" if you require assistance finding accommodation.

How to get here

Previous NRW-Topology Meetings:

4. NRW Topology Meeting Wuppertal, October 2005

3. NRW Topology Meeting Bochum, April 2005

2. NRW Topology Meeting Muenster, November 2004

1. NRW Topology Meeting Bonn, April 2004

2005/12/22 -- Stefan Bauer (bauer (at) []