Building Bridges: 5th EU/US Summer School + Workshop on Automorphic Forms and Related Topics (2020 Sarajevo)

Research School

The research school consist of three 2-day mini-courses, taught by teams of internationally renowned researchers, who are known to be excellent teachers; see the schedule and the topics below. We expect 40-55 students. Each day begins with 3 hours of lecture; in the afternoons the students work through exercises. All school participants are encouraged to stay and speak in the workshop that follows; all workshop participants who want to speak are scheduled to do so. Click here to view the poster.

For optimal consideration, Summer School applicants should apply by March 29, 2020.

Prerequisites

Number Theory, Complex Analysis, Modular Forms, and (strongly recommended) Representation Theory of Groups at the undergraduate or 1st year post-graduate level.

Schedule

The courses are scheduled 9am-5:30pm each day, with a lunch break. They will be held in at the third floor of the Business Academy building. Three rooms at the third floor will be available for working in groups during the exercise sessions.

 Courses  

Title

Lecturers

TBA

Days

Lattices, finite quadratic modules, and Weil representations Nils Skoruppa (Siegen),
Fredrik Stromberg (Nottingham)
TBA Monday and Tuesday
Homogeneous Dynamics and Number Theory Anders Karlsson (Geneve),
Andreas Strombergsson (Uppsala)
TBA Wednesday and Thursday
Quantum Ergodicity and Subconvexity of L-functions Kathrin Maurischat (Heidelberg),
Yiannis Petridis (London)
TBA Friday and Saturday

Registration/Applications

To apply for the school or find list of participants please visit the official BB5 page.

Funding

For successful applicants the organisers will arrange and pay for the hotel rooms in the Hotel Astra Garni and subsidize a part of their travel costs. Due to limited funding available, students will be asked to share their rooms, if possible. The summer school will have space for some self-funded students, who can register and book accomodation for negotiated half-price hotel rates using the following link .

Location:

University Of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Summer school dates:

6 - 10 July 2020

Workshop dates:

13 - 17 July 2020

Organisers

Samuele Anni (Université d'Aix-Marseille),
Jim Brown (Occidental College)
Jay Jorgenson (City College of New York)
Almasa Odžak (University of Sarajevo),
Lejla Smajlovic (University of Sarajevo),
Lynne Walling (University of Bristol)