Fixed Point and Banach Space Theory Workshop

(0) 9:00 am - 9:30 am. Coffee and refreshments.

(1) 9:30 am - 10:20 am. Professor Joe Diestel from Kent State University will speak on:

"Classifying separable Banach spaces via their Borel structure."

(2) 10:30 am - 11:00 am. Coffee and refreshments.

(3) 11:00 am -11:50 am. Professor Barry Turett from Oakland University will speak on:

"Some open questions related to flat Banach spaces".

(4) 12 noon - 12:50 pm. Professor Ka-Sing Lau from the Chinese University of Hong Kong will speak on:

"Spectral property of self-similar sets and measures".
(5) Lunch. 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
(6) 2:45 pm - 5:30 pm. I will speak for a short while about recent work and open problems in metric fixed point theory; including aspects of my Summer 2013 research project with Jared Burns and Jeromy Sivek, entitled:
"Fixed Point Free Nonexpansive Mappings on Weakly Compact, Convex Sets".

This will be followed by ample time for discussions between attendees/participants.

August 1, 2014 - 9:00am to 5:30pm

Location and Address

427 Thackeray Hall____________________________