Knots in The Triangle



April 29-May 1, 2016

Partially sponsored by NSF and NCSU

The conference will take place at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC on April 29- May 1, 2016.

The Conference will start at 1:00pm on Friday, April 29, 2016 with a plenary talk by Effie Kalfagianni in SAS Hall Room 1102. All talks will be held at SAS Hall, NCSU.

Schedule of Talks

Group photo on April 30, 2016 (click for a large version):

Knots in the Triangle

Group photo on May 1, 2016 (click for a large version):

Knots in the Triangle

Plenary speakers include:

Dror Bar Natan (University of Toronto)
Eugene Gorsky (UC Davis)
Louis Kauffman (UIC)
Efstratia Kalfagianni (MSU)
Mikhail Khovanov (Columbia University)
Oleg Viro (Stony Brook University)

Distinguished graduate student talk:
Caitlin Leverson (Duke)


Conference organizers:

Valentina Harizanov (GWU)
Jozef H. Przytycki (GWU)
Yongwu Rong (GWU)
Radmila Sazdanovic (NCSU)
Alexander Shumakovitch (GWU)
Hao Wu (GWU)


If you have any questions about the conference please contact Radmila Sazdanovic at rsazdanovic at