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Third Abel Conference:

A Mathematical Celebration of Endre Szemerédi

A Mathematical Celebration of Endre Szemerédi

IBM Research, Microsoft Research and the University of Minnesota.

Imre Bárány | Hungarian Academy of Sciences |

Joel Spencer (Chair) | New York University |

Helge Tverberg | 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.

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 Lemmas
Introduced 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 | 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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