MATRI✗: Topology of Manifolds

Name:MATRI✗: Topology of Manifolds
Calendar:Conferences & meetings
When:Mon, January 7, 2019 - Fri, January 18, 2019

Conference logoTopology of Manifolds: Interactions Between High and Low Dimensions

Dates: 7–18 January 2019
Venue: University of Melbourne, Creswick campus
Water Street, Creswick, Victoria, 3363, Australia

Program Description

This workshop will explore connections between the study of manifolds in high and low dimensions, via the comparison of phenomena and methods across dimensions and via analysing higher dimensional spaces in terms of lower-dimensional subspaces.

  • The first week of the workshop will consist of a summer school with lecture series by Wolfgang Lueck, Andras Stipsicz and Peter Teichner and also parallel problem sessions.
  • The second week will consist of morning research talks by invited speakers and free afternoons for collaboration and communication. The research talks will cover topics spanning developments in high and low dimensions.


  • Deadline: 7 November 2018
  • If interested in attending, please contact one of the organisers.

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MATRIX Wine and Cheese Afternoon: 8 January 2019. On the first Tuesday of each program, MATRIX provides a pre-dinner wine and cheese afternoon. Produce is locally-sourced to showcase delicacies from the region.


  • Jonathan Bowden (LMU Munich, Germany / Monash Univ.)
  • Diarmuid Crowley (Univ. Melbourne)
  • Stefan Friedl (Univ. Regensburg, Germany)
  • Stephan Tillmann (Univ. Sydney)
  • Jim Davis (Indiana Univ., USA)
  • Carmen Rovi (Indiana Univ., USA)
Location:University of Melbourne, Creswick campus Map
Created:05 Nov 2018 09:21 pm UTC
Modified:05 Nov 2018 10:50 pm UTC
Updated: 05 Nov 2018