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Research - Past Conferences and Workshops - Rigidity School, Nagoya 2006

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Update: 2007/07/30

Research

Rigidity School, Nagoya 2006

Date:
September 25 (Mon) – September 29 (Fri), 2006
Place:
Nagoya University, Building Sci-1, Rm 509
Speakers:
Tsachik Gelander (Yale Univ.), Tetsuya Hosaka (Utsunomiya Univ.), Takeshi Katsura (Hokkaido Univ.), Koichi Nagano (Tohoku Univ.), Shin-ichi Oguni (Kyoto Univ.), Pierre Pansu (Orsay)
Organizers:
Masahiko Kanai (Nagoya Univ.), Shin Nayatani (Nagoya Univ.), Hiroyasu Izeki (Tohoku Univ.)

Program

September 25 (Mon)
14:00–15:00Pierre Pansu (Orsay, Paris-Sud 11)
Superrigidity and harmonic maps (1)
15:30–16:30Tsachik Gelander (Yale Univ.)
Superrigidity, generalized harmonic maps and uniformly convex spaces (1)
September 26 (Tue)
10:00–11:00Pierre Pansu (Orsay, Paris-Sud 11)
Superrigidity and harmonic maps (2)
11:30–12:30Shin-ichi Oguni (Kyoto Univ.)
Spectral density functions of discrete groups
14:00–15:00Takeshi Katsura (Hokkaido Univ.)
Topological dynamical systems, C*-algebras and topological graph algebras
15:30–16:30Tsachik Gelander (Yale Univ.)
Superrigidity, generalized harmonic maps and uniformly convex spaces (2)
September 27 (Wed)
10:00–11:00Pierre Pansu (Orsay, Paris-Sud 11)
Superrigidity and harmonic maps (3)
11:30–12:30Tsachik Gelander (Yale Univ.)
Superrigidity, generalized harmonic maps and uniformly convex spaces (3)
September 28 (Thu)
10:00–11:00Pierre Pansu (Orsay, Paris-Sud 11)
Superrigidity and harmonic maps (4)
11:30–12:30Koichi Nagano (Tohoku Univ.)
A sphere theorem for CAT(1) spaces
14:00–15:00Tetsuya Hosaka (Utsunomiya Univ.)
Minimality of the boundary of a right-angled Coxeter system
15:30–16:30Tsachik Gelander (Yale Univ.)
Property (T) and rigidity for actions on Banach spaces
September 29 (Fri)
10:00–11:00Pierre Pansu (Orsay, Paris-Sud 11)
Superrigidity and harmonic maps (5)