May 5, 1997, Monday, 9AM-5PM |

## ProgramPROGRAM FOR THE MUMFORD SYMPOSIUM Date: May 5th, 1997, Monday Place: Science Center, Hall A Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (Math Department, 4th Floor) 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Joe Harris (Harvard University) David Mumford and Algebraic Geometry 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 Stuart Geman (Brown University) David Mumford: Contribution to Machine Vision and the Neurosciences 11:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (Math Department, 4th Floor) The following short talks will be given in the afternoon: 1:00 p.m. - 3:15p.m. Speakers: Bernard Saint-Donat What is the structure of Finance? Tadao Oda (Tohoku University) Lattice polytopes and algebraic geometry Emma Previato (Boston University) Abelian and non-abelian theta functions Tai-Sing Lee (Carnegie-Mellon, CS) Feedback and visual computation in the brain Leslie Roberts (Queens University) Subintegrality and Weak Subintegrality Song-Chun Zhu (Brown University) How far are we from the God's model? Ching-li Chai (University of Pennsylvania) Moduli of Abelian varieties Bill Lang (Brigham Young Univ.) Examples of lifting of surfaces and a problem in de Rham cohomology Ian Morrison (Fordham University) Grohner bases and mixed integer programming 3:15 p.m.- 3:45 p.m. Tea 3:45 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. Speakers: Amnon Neeman (University of Virginia) Representability theorems in derived categories Akihiko Yukie (Oklahoma State Univ.) Prehomogeneoues vector spaces and invariant theory Larry Gonick Career Singularities and a Singuliar Career David Fry (CEO of Gullfoss Software) Marketing on the Internet Yung sheng Tai (Haverford College) Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces Yang Wang (GA Tech.) Fractal Tiles: A potential business opportunity for the ceramic industry Hosted by Mark Nitzberg and John Fogarty |
## SpeakersJoe Harris (Harvard University) David Mumford and Algebraic Geometry Stuart Geman David Mumford: Contribution to Machine Vision and the Neurosciences Bernard Saint-Donat What is the structure of Finance? Tadao Oda (Tohoku University) Lattice polytopes and algebraic geometry Emma Previato (Boston University) Abelian and non-abelian theta functions Tai-Sing Lee (Carnegie-Mellon, CS) Feedback and visual computation in the brain Leslie Roberts (Queens University) Subintegrality and Weak Subintegrality Song-Chun Zhu (Brown University) How far are we from the God's model? Ching-li Chai (University of Pennsylvania) Moduli of Abelian varieties Bill Lang (Brigham Young Univ.) Examples of lifting of surfaces and a problem in de Rham cohomology Ian Morrison (Fordham University) Grohner bases and mixed integer programming Amnon Neeman (University of Virginia) Representability theorems in derived categories Akihiko Yukie (Oklahoma State Univ.) Prehomogeneoues vector spaces and invariant theory Yung sheng Tai (Haverford College) Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces Larry Gonick Career Singularities and a Singuliar Career David Fry CEO of Gullfoss Software Marketing on the Internet Yang Wang GA Tech. Fractal Tiles: A potential business opportunity for the ceramic industry |