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A meeting on Low Dimensional Topology
May 24 - 29 (1993)
Gökova, Turkey

Invited speakers
R. Cohen      G. Masbaum      R. Stern
R. Fenn      G. Mikhalkin      R.Gompf
C. Rourke           

Scientific Committee : G.Tian, R.Stern, C. Vafa, R.Kirby, S.Akbulut

Organizing Commitee : T. Onder, T. Dereli, S. Kocak, S. Finashin

This conference is sponsored by International Symposium Program of TUBITAK (Turkish Scientific and Technical Council).

List of talks:
Selman Akbulut Universal relations in gauge theory (2 talks)
Ralph L. Cohen Categories of critical points and geometric limits of instantons
Cohomology operations on Floer Homology
Roger A. Fenn Vassiliev theory
Braid permutation group
Robert Gompf Cutting and pasting symplectic manifolds (2 talks)
Gregor Masbaum Construction of TQFT
Verlinde formulae for surfaces with spin structure
Grigory Mikhalkin Classifying manifolds up to blowing-up
Real algebraic curves on quadrics and cubics
Yildiray Ozan Algebraic quotients and coverings
Colin Rourke James bundles (classifying spaces for links)
Haken's characterisation of S3 (Poincare conjecture revisited)
Ronald Stern Irreducible 4-manifolds (2 talks)
Andras Stipsicz Leading coefficient of Donaldson invariant for elliptic surfaces

The participants of 2nd Gökova Geometry - Topology Conference

Table of contents of the proceedings
published by International Press

  1. A Fake 4-Manifold with \Pi_1 = Z and b+ = 4
    Ronald Fintushel & Ronald J. Stern
  2. Some New Symplectic 4-Manifolds
    Robert E. Gompf
  3. An Involution Permuting Floer Homology
    Selman Akbulut
  4. Graph Moduli Spaces and Cohomology Operations
    Martin Betz & Ralph L. Cohen
  5. Classification of Complex Surfaces
    Andras Stipsicz & Zoltan Szabo
  6. The Proof of Topological Nash Conjecture in Dimension 4
    Grigory Mikhalkin
  7. Characterization of the Three Sphere Following Haken
    Colin Rourke
  8. Model Categories and Topological Quantum Field Theories
    Gregor Masbaum & Colin Rourke
  9. Vassiliev Theory for Knots
    Roger Fenn
  10. Spherical Representation of The Link Quandles
    Huseyin Azcan & Roger Fenn
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