|Registration Deadline:||September 11, 2006 over 14 years ago|
|To apply for Funding you must register by:||June 18, 2006 over 14 years ago|
- Andrew Blumberg (University of Texas, Austin)
- Peter Bubenik (University of Florida)
- Sarah Day
- Vin de Silva
- Robert Ghrist
- John Harer
- Tigran Ishkhanov
- Melvin Leok (University of California, San Diego)
- Facundo Memoli (Ohio State University)
- Yuriy Mileyko
- Konstantin Mischaikow (Rutgers University)
- Steve Oudot
- Steve Smale (University of California, Berkeley)
- Jonathan Taylor
- Yusu Wang (Univ. California, San Diego)
- Afra Zomorodian
It is becoming increasingly clear that algebraic topology can be applied effectively in to a number of applied problems in science and engineering. Some of these problems are:
- Protein docking
- Algorithmic and geometric problems in robotics
- Exploratory and qualitative analysis of high-dimensional data sets
- Coverage and routing problems for networks of sensors
- Analysis of chaotic non-linear dynamical systems
The purpose of this workshop is to survey the state of the various applications, to allow the investigators to share ideas about them, and to generate new applications. Both mathematicians as well as practitioners in science and engineering are invited to participate, so that new classes of problems can be proposed as candidates for the use of algebraic topological methods. Invited speakers include: Steve Smale (University of California, Berkeley), Susan Holmes (Stanford University), Sarah Day (Cornell University), Jonathan Taylor (Stanford University), Steve Yann Oudot (Stanford University), Konstantin Mischaikow (Georgia Institute of Technology) , John Harer (Duke University),William Kalies (Florida Atlantic University), Persi Diaconis (Stanford University), Andrew Blumberg (Stanford University), Thomas Wanner (George Mason University), Gunnar Clarson (Stanford University), Robert Ghrist (,University of Illinois), Peter Bubenik (Cleveland State University), Yusu Wang (Ohio State University), Afra Zomorodian (Dartmouth College),Yuriy Mileyko (Duke University), Tigran Ishkanov (Stanford University), Facundo Mémoli (Stanford University), Vin de Silva (Stanford University).Show less
To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.
Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.
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MSRI has preferred rates at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza, depending on room availability. Guests can call the hotel's main line at 510-845-7300 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Institute discount. To book online visit this page (the MSRI rate will automatically be applied).
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