Algebraic K-Theory and Homotopy Theory, Oberwolfach, November 5-11, 1995, by Ross Staffeldt

We present here notes taken in TeX by Ross Staffeldt for the talks at the Oberwolfach conference on Algebraic K-Theory and Homotopy Theory organized by Thomas Goodwillie and Friedhelm Waldhausen. Some of the notes require the xy-pic fonts.
  • Monday
  • W. Lueck, Isomorphism Conjectures in K- and L-theory
  • A. Elmendorf, The geometric foundations of equivariant stable homotopy theory
  • W. Chacholski, The Blakers-Massey theorem and cellular inequalities
  • M. Mandell, Topological Hochschild homology and K-theory of A-infinity rings
  • Tuesday
  • B. Johnson, Goodwillie calculus, Dold-Puppe stabilization, and MacLane's Q-construction, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • J. Rognes, Fixed points of THH(Z) at 2 and K(Z_2), (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • Z. Fiedorowicz, Operads and iterated monoidal categories, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • R. Staffeldt, Stable K-theory and free products of rings, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • Wednesday
  • M. Weiss, A parametrized index theorem for the algebraic K-theory Euler class , (requires Xy-pic fonts). See also the paper A Parametrized Index Theorem for the Algebraic K-Theory Euler Class, by William Dwyer, Michael Weiss, and Bruce Williams.
  • T. Geisser, On K_3 of Witt Vectors of length two, (requires Xy-pic fonts). See also his paper On K_3 of Witt vectors of length two over finite fields.
  • Thursday
  • U. Tillmann, On the homotopy of the stable mapping class group, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • S. Tsalidis, On the tangent space of the K-theory of the integers, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • G. Meng, A stability theorem for concordance embeddings, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • L. Hesselholt, Topological cyclic homology, (requires Xy-pic fonts)
  • Friday
  • M. Walker, Motivic complexes and the K-theory of automorphisms
  • M. Lydakis, Smash products and Gamma spaces
  • S. Schwede, Stabilized model categories are categories of modules, no notes available.
  • S. Lichtenbaum, Motives and sheaf cohomology


  • Ross Staffeldt <ross@nmsu.edu>