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IMA Special Workshop

3rd Abel Conference: A Mathematical Celebration of Endre Szemeredi

3rd Abel Conference: A Mathematical Celebration of Endre Szemeredi

November 29 - December 1, 2012

Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) | |

New York University | |

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters |

The Abel Conference is an annual conference series that honors the Abel Prize Laureates. It is a collaboration between the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications.

The IMA gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the conference from

IBM Research, Microsoft Research and the University of Minnesota.

Thursday | Friday | Saturday | | |||
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Thursday November 29, 2012 | |||

8:00am-8:45am | Coffee and Registration | Keller Hall 3-180 | |

8:45am-9:00am | Welcome to the IMA | Keller Hall 3-180 | |

9:00am-10:00am | Points, Lines and Ranks of Design MatricesIntroduced by: Bill Steiger | Avi Wigderson (Institute for Advanced Study) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

10:00am-10:30am | Break | Keller Hall 3-176 | |

10:30am-11:30am | Regularity, Factors and Limit StructuresIntroduced by: Gyula Katona | Balazs Szegedy (University of Toronto) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

11:30am-2:00pm | Lunch | ||

2:00pm-3:00pm | A Szemeredi--Type Theorem for Non-Amenable Groups Introduced by: Jeff Kahn | Hillel Furstenberg (Hebrew University) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

3:00pm-3:10pm | Group Photo | Keller Hall 3-180 | |

3:10pm-3:30pm | Break | Keller Hall 3-176 | |

3:30pm-4:30pm | Complexity and PeriodicityIntroduced by: Tom Trotter | Bryna Kra (Northwestern University) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

5:00pm-7:00pm | Reception | Campus Club conference rooms B&C - Coffman Memorial Union | |

Friday November 30, 2012 | |||

8:30am-9:00am | Coffee | Keller Hall 3-176 | |

9:00am-10:00am | Szemeredi Regularity Lemma and Limit of Graphs Introduced by: Miklós Simonovits | Vera Sos (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA)) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

10:00am-10:30am | Break | Keller Hall 3-176 | |

10:30am-11:30am | On Graphs, Progressions and Communication Introduced by: Zoltan Furedi | Noga Alon (Tel Aviv University) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

11:30am-2:00pm | Lunch | ||

2:00pm-3:00pm | Szemerédi's Regularity Lemma, Variants, and Applications Introduced by: Van Vu | Jacob Fox (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

3:00pm-3:30pm | Break | Keller Hall 3-176 | |

3:30pm-4:30pm | Graph, Hypergraph, Szemeredi Regularity Lemma Introduced by: Penny Haxell | Vojtêch Rödl (Emory University) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

6:00pm-8:00pm | Banquet | McNamara Alumni Center - Heritage Gallery | |

Saturday December 01, 2012 | |||

8:30am-9:00am | Coffee | ||

9:00am-10:00am | The Reluctant Semi-AlgebraistIntroduced by: Janos Pintz | János Pach (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA)) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

10:00am-10:30am | Break | Keller Hall 3-176 | |

10:30am-11:30am | Arithmetic and Algebraic Regularity LemmasIntroduced by: Joel Spencer | Terence Tao (University of California, Los Angeles) | Keller Hall 3-180 |

NAME | DEPARTMENT | AFFILIATION |
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Ghodratollah Aalipour | School of Mathematics | Sharif University of Technology |

Miklós Abért | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Anar Akhmedov | Department of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

James Allen | Department of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Noga Alon | Department of Mathematics and Computer Science | Tel Aviv University |

Jozsef Balogh | Department of Mathematics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Imre Bárány | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) | |

Abdul Basit | Department of Computer Science | Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey |

Nitsan Ben-Gal | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Andrew Beveridge | Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science | Macalester College |

Sergei Bezrukov | Math and Comp. Science | University of Wisconsin-Superior |

Bhaswar Bhattacharya | Department of Statistics | Stanford University |

Nate Bruner | Department of Electrical Engineering | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Albert Bush | Department of Mathematics | Georgia Institute of Technology |

Steve Butler | Department of Mathematics | Iowa State University |

Jane Butterfield | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Mei-Chu Chang | Department of Mathematics | University of California, Riverside |

Gong Chen | Department of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Krzysztof Choromanski | Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research | Columbia University |

David Conlon | Mathematical Institute | University of Oxford |

Michelle Delcourt | Department of Mathematics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Stephen DeSalvo | Department of Mathematics | University of California, Los Angeles |

Douglas Dokken | Department of Mathematics | University of St. Thomas |

Gabor Elek | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Jacob Fox | Department of Mathematics | Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

Zoltan Furedi | Renyi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Hillel Furstenberg | Einstein Institute of Mathematics | Hebrew University |

Sergei Gelfand | American Mathematical Society | |

Catalin Georgescu | Department of Mathematics | University of South Dakota |

Daniel Gerbner | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Edinah Gnang | Department of Computer Science | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey |

Anant Godbole | Department of Mathematics | East Tennessee State University |

Ronald Graham | Department of Computer Science and Engineering | University of California, San Diego |

Andrey Grinshpun | Department of Mathematics | Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

David Gunderson | Department of Mathematics | University of Manitoba |

Ervin Gyõri | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Penny Haxell | Department of Combinatorics and Optimization | University of Waterloo |

Blaise Heltai | NewVantage Partners | |

Simão Herdade | Department of Mathematics | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey |

Lindsay Hoefert | Department of Electrical Engineering | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Ping Hu | Department of Mathematics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Danrun Huang | Department of Mathematics | St. Cloud State University |

Joan Hutchinson | Macalester College | |

Sogol Jahanbekam | Department of Mathematics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Dihua Jiang | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Richard Johnson | Department of Mathematics | University of Memphis |

Ryan Johnson | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities | |

Tomas Juskevicius | Department of Mathematical Sciences | University of Memphis |

Jeff Kahn | Department of Mathematics | Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey |

Mihyun Kang | Institut für Optimierung und Diskrete Mathematik | Technische Universität Graz |

Gyula Katona | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Lauren Keough | Department of Mathematics | University of Nebraska |

Teeradej Kittipassorn | Department of Mathematics | University of Memphis |

Oleksiy Klurman | Department of Mathematics | University of Manitoba |

Yoshiharu Kohayakawa | Instituto de Matemática e Estatística | University of São Paulo |

Peter Komjath | Department of Computer Science | Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) |

Bryna Kra | Department of Mathematics | Northwestern University |

Matthias Laurich | Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Nathan Lemons | Theoretical Division | Los Alamos National Laboratory |

Gilad Lerman | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Shoham Letzter | Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics | University of Cambridge |

Bernard Lidicky | Department of Mathematical Sciences | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Hong Liu | Department of Mathematics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |

Po-Shen Loh | Department of Mathematical Sciences | Carnegie Mellon University |

Laszlo Lovasz | Department of Mathematics | Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

Ryan Martin | Department of Mathematics | Iowa State University |

Máté Matolcsi | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

William Messing | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Dezsõ Miklós | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Alexander Miller | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities | |

Salah-Eldin Mohammed | Department of Mathematics | Southern Illinois University |

Andrew Odlyzko | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

János Pach | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Xing Peng | Department of Mathematics | University of California, San Diego |

János Pintz | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Michal Przykucki | Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics | University of Cambridge |

Jamie Radcliffe | Department of Mathematics | University of Nebraska |

Amanda Redlich | Department of Mathematics | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey |

Bruce Reed | School of Computer Science | McGill University |

Peter Rejto | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Vojtêch Rödl | Department of Mathematics and Computer Science | Emory University |

Andrzej Ruciński | Department of Mathematics | Emory University |

Miklós Ruszinkó | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Gabor Sarkozy | Computer Science Department | Worcester Polytechnic Institute |

Jeroen Schillewaert | Department of Mathematics | University of California, San Diego |

Rik Sengupta | Department of Mathematics | Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

Miklós Simonovits | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Vaidy Sivaraman | Department of Mathematics | The Ohio State University |

Jozsef Solymosi | Department of Mathematics | University of British Columbia |

Vera Sos | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Joel Spencer | Department of Computer Science | New York University |

William Steiger | Department of Computer Science | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey |

Benny Sudakov | Department of Mathematical Sciences | University of California, Los Angeles |

Wenbo Sun | Department of Mathematics | Northwestern University |

Balazs Szegedy | Department of Mathematics | University of Toronto |

Endre Szemeredi | Department of Computer Science | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey |

Terence Tao | Department of Mathematics | University of California, Los Angeles |

Gábor Tardos | Alfred Rényi Institute of Mathematics | Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) |

Prasad Tetali | School of Mathematics and College of Computing | Georgia Institute of Technology |

Enrique Thomann | Department of Mathematics | Oregon State University |

Ágnes Tóth | Department of Computer Science and Information Theory | Budapest University of Technology and Economics |

William Trotter | School of Mathematics | Georgia Institute of Technology |

Gyorgy Turan | Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science Department | University of Illinois, Chicago |

Helge Tverberg | Division of Mathematical Studies | The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters |

Dominik Vu | Department of Mathematical Sciences | University of Memphis |

Van Vu | Department of Mathematics | Yale University |

Avi Wigderson | School of Mathematics | Institute for Advanced Study |

Julia Wolf | Centre de Mathématiques Laurent Schwartz | École Polytechnique |

Wing Hong Tony Wong | Department of Mathematics | California Institute of Technology |

Hehui Wu | School of Computer Science | McGill University |

Rupei Xu | Industrial Engineering and System Engineering | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |

Zejiang Zeng | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities | |

Ruixiang Zhang | Department of Mathematics | Princeton University |

Yufei Zhao | Department of Mathematics | Massachusetts Institute of Technology |

Tamar Ziegler | Mathematics Department | Technion-Israel Institute of Technology |

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