A Tropical Panorama


All talks will be held in the Leibniz-Saal (E1 05),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Monday, July 09, 2018
09:00 - 09:30Welcome and Registration
09:30 - 10:30Dhruv Ranganathan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Logarithmic Gromov-Witten theory with expansions
10:30 - 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00Gavril Farkas (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
Green's Conjecture: a new approach via Chow forms of Grassmannians
12:00 - 13:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 13:40Tyler Foster (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik Bonn)
Mirrors of quotients and quotients of mirrors
13:50 - 14:30Louis Rowen (Bar-Ilan University)
A general algebraic structure theory for tropical mathematics
14:30 - 15:00Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:40Felipe Rincon (University of Oslo)
Tropical Ideals
15:50 - 16:30Jeffrey Giansiracusa (Swansea University)
Exploring tropical ideals
18:00Conference Dinner at Auerbachs Keller (à la carte and on individual payment)
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
09:30 - 10:30Ngoc Tran (University of Texas at Austin)
Tropical Gaussians
10:30 - 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00Anthea Monod (Columbia University, New York)
Tropical Statistics & Geometry of Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
12:00 - 13:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 13:40Ben Smith (Queen Mary University of London)
Matching fields and tropical hyperplane arrangements
13:50 - 14:30Georg Loho (Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne)
Monomial tropical cones for multicriteria optimization
14:30 - 15:00Coffee Break
15:00 - 15:40Alexander Guterman (Lomonosov Moscow State University)
Tropical matrix invariants and maps preserving them
15:50 - 16:30Sara Lamboglia (Goethe University Frankfurt)
Tropical Fano schemes

Date and Location

July 09 - 10, 2018
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Yue Ren
MPI for Mathematics in the Sciences (Germany)

Martin Ulirsch
Goethe Universität Frankfurt

Administrative Contact

Saskia Gutzschebauch
MPI für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften
Contact by Email

13.07.2018, 01:27