Logic and Mathematics 2010
September 4-5, 2010
Department of Mathematics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
This meeting, the fourth in a series, will focus on descriptive set theory and model theory and their connections to other parts of mathematics. The organizers are C. Ward Henson and Slawomir Solecki.
There will be six invited lectures on Saturday (the 4th) starting at 9:30,
and three on Sunday, also starting at 9:30;
the meeting will end at 12:20 on the 5th. Each day there will be coffee, etc. for 30 minutes before the first talk.
SCHEDULE (click for complete schedule)
ABSTRACTS (click for abstracts)
Confirmed invited speakers
- Itai Ben Yaacov (Lyon)
- Valentin Ferenczi (São Paulo)
- Matt Foreman (UC Irvine)
- Vladimir Pestov (Ottawa)
- Tom Scanlon (UC Berkeley)
- Asger Tornquist (Vienna)
- Todor Tsankov (Paris)
- Vladimir Uspenskiy (Ohio University)
Financial support for this meeting is provided by a grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation.
TRAVEL SUPPORT -- Application deadline: July 4, 2010See linked page for details.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Illini Union, 1401 West Green Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801; telephone (217) 333-1241. Mention the word "Logic" when making a room reservation (cutoff date August 3, 2010). This hotel is next door to Altgeld Hall, where the conference will take place.
The airport for Champaign and Urbana is Willard Airport (airport code CMI). For information see the airport web page at http://www.flycmi.com/. Champaign-Urbana is also served by the Amtrak rail system (three trains per day in each direction) and by the Greyhound bus system.
The University of Illinois maintains a web page giving a variety of travel information at http://illinois.edu/resourcesfor/visitors/directions.html