Provisional Programme
Updated 30.11.96
Monday 25 November
 09:30  10:30 M Lackenby (Cambridge)
 3manifold topology and invariants
 11:30  12:30 P Kronheimer (Harvard)
 Foliations, contact structures and the 3dimensional SeibergWitten
 equations I
Tuesday 26 November
 09:30  10:30 G Moore (Yale)
 String duality, automorphic forms, and generalized KacMoody algebras I
 11:30  12:30 S Donaldson (Oxford)
 Symplectic submanifolds and Leschetz fibrations  progress report
 14:30  15:30 P Kronheimer (Harvard)
 Foliations, contact structures and the 3dimensional SeibergWitten equations II
Wednesday 27 November
 09:30  10:30 G Moore (Yale)
 String duality, automorphic forms, and generalized KacMoody algebras II
 11:30  12:30 P Seidel (Oxford)
 Singularities and symplectic Floer homology
 14:30  15:30 P Kronheimer (Harvard)
 The monopole invariants: some questions and calculations
Thursday 28 November
 09:30  10:30 I Hambleton (MPI, Bonn)
 The spherical space form problem
 11:00  12:00 R Borcherds (Cambridge)
 TBC

Monday 2 December
 09.30 E Witten (IAS, Princeton)
 VIDEO I: Topology of monopole moduli spaces
 11.30 S Axelrod (MIT)
 Results in perturbation theory
Tuesday 3 December
09.30 N Hitchin (Cambridge)
Monopole moduli spaces
11.00 G Gibbons (Cambridge)
Monopole moduli spaces for higher rank groups
14.30 G Segal (Cambridge)
Topology of monopole moduli spaces
Wednesday 4 December
09.30 S Jarvis (Oxford)
Monopoles and rational maps
11.30 P Sutcliffe (Kent)
Monopoles, metrics and geodesics
14.30 P Norbury (Warwick)
TBC
Thursday 5th Dec
09.30 M Duff (Texas A & M)
Four dimensional electric/magnetic duality from six dimensional string/string/duality
11.30 E Witten (IAS, Princeton)
Video II: Supersymmetric gauge theories in three dimensions
14.30 M Duff (Texas A & M)
Six dimensional string/string duality from eleven dimensional membrane/fivebrane duality
Friday 6 December
11.30 E Witten (IAS, Princeton)
Video III: Relation to string theory
14.30 C Hull (QMW)
TBC