Wednesday, July 18, 2018

[DMANET] Fall School: Order and Geometry


Fall School: Order and Geometry

September 14 - 17, 2018

Gutshof Sauen, near Berlin

** Deadline for applications: July 31st


The fall school is organized within the Research Training Group
"Facets of Complexity" (

The purpose of the fall school is to give an introductory overview
of some new developments in the area, to present current research
directions, and to give students working in this or related fields the
opportunity to meet and to get to know each other.

The school is addressed to advanced undergraduate and graduate
students of Mathematics or Computer Science with interest in
Discrete Mathematics and in particular in Partially Ordered Sets
and Discrete Geometry. Basic knowledge in discrete mathematics is

The fall school consists of four courses.

Topics on flip graphs
Jean Cardinal, (Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium)
Colorings of graphs with geometric representations
Bartosz Walczak, (Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland)
Layered treewidth/separators with applications
Vida Dujmovińá, (University of Ottawa, Canada)
On crossing numbers of complete and complete bipartite graphs
Oswin Aichholzer, (Technische Universität Graz, Austria)

In addition to the lectures, exercises will be solved in small groups
with solution sessions in the evenings. The language of the school is

The school will take place at Gutshof Sauen, a remote manor 70 km
southeast of Berlin. The costs per participant are EURO 150 and
includes full board during the fall school.

The number of participants is limited to about 25. Applications can be
submitted using the form on the summer school website until July 31, 2018.

If you have any further questions, please contact the organizers via

Stefan Felsner


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