The Abel Lectures and Science Lecture

Location: University of Oslo, Georg Sverdrup's House, Auditorium 1

22 May 2013 at 11:00 - 22 May 2013 at 15:45

Abel Laureate Pierre Deligne will give his prize lecture at the University of Oslo. This will be followed by two other Abel Lectures and a Science Lecture.


11.00  Welcome by Rector Ole Petter Ottersen,
President of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters Kirsti Strøm Bull, and Chair of the Abel Committee, Professor Ragni Piene, University of Oslo

11.10   Abel Laureate 2013, Professor Pierre Deligne
Hidden symmetries of algebraic varieties

12:00  Lunch (requires registration)

12.45   Professor Nicholas Katz, Princeton University
Life Over Finite Fields

13.30   Professor Claire Voisin, École Polytechnique and CNRS 
Mixed Hodge structures and the topology of algebraic varieties

14:15  Coffee/tea

14:45  Science Lecture: Professor Ravi Vakil, Stanford University
Algebraic geometry and the ongoing unification of mathematics

15.30 Ending by Chair of the Abel Committee, Professor Ragni Piene

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