Gökova Geometry / Topology Conferences 07 06 05 04 03 02 01 00 98 96 95 94 93 92


May 29 - June 3 (1995)
Gökova, Turkey

Invited speakers
R. Bott      F. Cohen       Y. Eliashberg      R. Stern
D. Freed       T. Mrowka       D. Salamon      Y. Ruan
R. Kirby      A. Stipsicz      R. Gompf      P. Ozsvath
D. McDuff      J. Bryan      G. Masbaum     

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:
Raoul Bott Topological aspects of imbeddings
Tom Mrowka Seiberg-Witten invariants and four manifold topology
Daniel Freed Quantum groups and Chern Simmons form (w.i.p)
Eta invariants and determinant lines
Andras Stipsicz (-1)-tori and basic classes
Dietmar Salamon Seiberg-Witten invariants and symplectic topology
Dusa McDuff Structure of ruled 4-manifolds
Geometry of symplectic energy
Yakov M. Eliashberg Foliations and contact structures on 3-manifolds
Robert Gompf On topology of Stein surfaces
Jim Bryan Multi-monopoles and a deformation invariant
Paolo Lisca SO(3) invariants for CP2 via topology
Yongbin Ruan Higher genus pseudo-holomorphic curves
Daniel Ruberman Congruences of Donaldson invariants
Robion Kirby h-cobordant smooth 4-manifolds

The participants of 4th Gökova Geometry - Topology Conference

Table of contents of the proceedings
published by International Press

  1. Configuration Spaces and Imbedding Invariants
    Raoul Bott
  2. Contact Structures and Foliations on 3-Manifolds
    Yakov Elishberg and William Thurston
  3. On Homotopic, Non-Isomorphic Tight Contact Structures on 3-Manifolds
    Polo Lisca and Gordana Matic
  4. A Survey of Symplectic 4-Manifolds with b+=1
    Dusa McDuff and Dietmar Salamon
  5. Removable singularities and a vanishing theorem for Seiberg-Witten invariants
    Dietmar Salamon
  6. Higher Genus Symplectic Invariants and Sigma Model Coupled with Gravity
    Yongbin Ruan and Gang Tian
  7. Akbulut's Corks and h-Cobordisms of Smooth, Simply Connected 4-manifolds
    Rob Kirby
  8. Lectures on Seiberg-Witten Invariants
    Selman Akbulut
  9. The Multi-Monopole Equations for Kähler Surfaces
    James A.Bryan and Richard Wentworth
  10. The Minimal Genus of an Embedded Surface of Non-Negative Square in a Rational Surface
    Daniel Ruberman
  11. A Note on the Geography of Symplectic Manifolds
    Andras Stipsicz
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