Wednesday, April 6, 2016

[DMANET] Second Call for Papers SGA 2016

Spectra of graphs and applications SGA 2016

May 18–20, 2016, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Belgrade, Serbia

The Mathematical institute of the Serbian Academy of Science and Arts is,
jointly with the Academy, organizing a conference in honor of Dragoš Cvetković
for his 75th birthday. Professor Cvetković is one of the pioneers of spectral
graph theory in mathematics and coauthor of classical monographs in the field,
such as Spectra of Graphs-Theory and Applications and Eigenspaces of Graphs.


Invited speakers

- Willem Haemers (Tilburg): Spectral characterizations of graphs
- Christoph Helmberg (Chemnitz): A semidefinite programming view on
spectral properties of graph Laplacians
- Jack Koolen (Hefei): On graphs with smallest eigenvalue at least -3
- Vilmar Trevisan (Porto Alegre): Recent developments on Laplacian
eigenvalue distribution

Abstract submission

The deadline for submitting an abstract is April 15, 2016. Please use the
LaTeX template provided at conference web page and submit the source file by
sending an email to the organizers ( The length of the
abstract should be between 50 and 250 words. If there are several authors, list
the speaker as the author and include the other authors at the end of the
abstract: "This is joint work with ….". All abstracts that are relevant for the
theme of the conference will be accepted.


The conference fee is 100 euros and includes welcome cocktail on May 18,
conference banquet on May 19, coffee breaks and conference material with a
T-shirt. The deadline for registration is April 15, 2016. To register, please,
visit the conference web-page, or

Scientific committee

- Nair de Abreu (Rio de Janeiro)
- Francesco Belardo (Naples)
- Domingos Cardoso (Aveiro)
- Edwin van Dam (Tilburg)
- Tatjana Davidović (Belgrade)
- Ivan Gutman (Kragujevac)
- Vladimir Nikiforov (Memphis)
- Peter Rowlinson (Stirling)
- Slobodan Simić (Belgrade)
- Zoran Stanić (Belgrade)
- Dragan Stevanović (Belgrade, chairman) and
- Ian Wanless (Melbourne).

The local organizers are Dragan Stevanović and Tatjana Davidović.

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