In memory of Sergei Duzhin (1956 - 2015)


March 9-11, 2015

Partially sponsored by NSF and GWU

The conference will take place at Georgetown University on March 9, 2015 and The George Washington University, March 10-11, 2015.

Sergei Chmutov will give a plenary talk devoted to his work with Sergei Duzhin at 10:00 on Tuesday.

The Conference will end by 1:00pm on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

On Monday, talks will take place at White-Gravenor Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O St., N.W. Washington, DC 20007 in Room 202.


Tuesday and Wednesday talks will be at The George Washington University on the 2nd floor of the DUQUES Hall, 2201 G St. Street, NW, Washington, DC 20052 Room 251. 

Schedule of Talks

Group photo on March 10, 2015 (click for a large version):

Knots in Washington XL

In memory of Sergei Duzhin (click for a large version):

In memory of Sergei Duzhin

Ken Perko and the Perko Pair (click for a large version):

Ken Perko with the Perko Pair

Plenary speakers include:

Sergei Chmutov (Ohio State University)
Ivan Dynnikov (Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow)
Eugene Gorsky (Columbia University)
Soojeong Kim (Yonsei University, South Korea)
Adam Lowrance (Vassar College)
Matthew Yancey (Institute for Defense Analysis / Center for Computing Science)

Distinguished graduate student talks:
Marithania Silvero Casanova (Universidad de Sevilla, Spain and Indiana University)
Sergey Aganezov (Computational Biology Institute & Department of Mathematics, George Washington University)

Conference organizers:

Valentina Harizanov
Paul C. Kainen (Georgetown University)
Jozef H. Przytycki
Yongwu Rong
Radmila Sazdanovic (NCSU)
Alexander Shumakovitch
Hao Wu