Skip to the Main Content

Note:These pages make extensive use of the latest XHTML and CSS Standards. They ought to look great in any standards-compliant modern browser. Unfortunately, they will probably look horrible in older browsers, like Netscape 4.x and IE 4.x. Moreover, many posts use MathML, which is, currently only supported in Mozilla. My best suggestion (and you will thank me when surfing an ever-increasing number of sites on the web which have been crafted to use the new standards) is to upgrade to the latest version of your browser. If that's not possible, consider moving to the Standards-compliant and open-source Mozilla browser.

May 2, 2007

Symposium on “Higher Gauge Theory” in Golm

Posted by Urs Schreiber

I just learned that the AEI in Potsdam-Golm hosts a workshop

Symposium on Higher Gauge Theory (poster)

8th May 2007, 10:00 am - 6:15 pm

This are the talks:

Iskander Taimanov (Novosibirsk)
Closed magnetic geodesics

Dennis Koh (Potsdam)
String action and Generalized Harmonic Maps

Christian Becker (Potsdam)
Sections and fibre integration in Deligne cohomology

Johan Dupont (Aarhus)
Gerbes, simplicial forms and Deligne cohomology

Christoph Schweigert (Hamburg)
Gerbe modules and gerbe bimodules

I had mentioned the topic of the last talk here.

Posted at May 2, 2007 2:05 PM UTC

TrackBack URL for this Entry:

0 Comments & 2 Trackbacks

Read the post The First Edge of the Cube
Weblog: The n-Category Café
Excerpt: The notion of smooth local i-trivialization of transport n-functors for n=1.
Tracked: May 4, 2007 8:58 PM
Read the post Report from "Workshop on Higher Gauge Theory"
Weblog: The n-Category Café
Excerpt: Report-back on a little symposium titled "Higher Gauge Theory" (but concerned just with abelian gerbes) that took place at the AEI in Golm.
Tracked: May 9, 2007 11:53 AM

Post a New Comment