Symposium on Algebraic K-theory and Topology

University of Oslo, May 25th and 26th 1999

In connection with the NFR-project ``Algebraic K-theory and topology'', there will be a third symposium on algebraic K-theory and related topics, at the Mathematics department in Oslo. All talks will take place in room B70, on the 7th floor of Niels Henrik Abel's building.


Tuesday May 25th

09:30 - 10:00     Morning coffee, B70  
10:00 - 11:00 Lars Hesselholt MIT K-theory of complete discrete valuation rings abstract
11:30 - 12:30 Paul Arne Østvær Oslo On the cyclotomic trace map K(Z[C_p]) -> TC(Z[C_p]) abstract
12:30 - 14:30     Lunch  
14:30 - 15:30 Christian Ausoni Oslo Higher torsion in the homology of GL(Z) abstract
16:00 - 17:00 John Rognes Oslo On the image of Milnor's K_4 in Quillen's K_4 abstract

A conference dinner is planned, starting around 18:00.

Wednesday May 26th

09:30 - 10:00     Morning coffee, B70  
10:00 - 11:00 Thomas Hüttemann Bielefeld Algebraic K-Theory of non-linear Projective Space abstract
11:30 - 12:30 Stavros Tsalidis Oslo Topological Witt homology and topological cyclic homology abstract
12:30 - 14:30     Lunch  
14:30 - 15:30 Tore A. Kro Oslo Useless bundle data in surgery theory abstract
16:00 - 17:00 Alan Robinson Warwick Obstruction theory for E_infty ring structures abstract

The collected abstracts can be found here, in dvi format.

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John Rognes / May 18th 1999