30 years of quandles, 10 years of Khovanov homology

Partially sponsored by NSF and GWU

The conference will take place at The George Washington University, December 4-6, 2009

The Conference will begin at 1:00pm on Friday, December 4, 2009 with Colloquium type talk by Mikhail Khovanov (1957 E St. room 214).  Saturday and Sunday talks will be held in Rome Hall room 459.

Schedule of Talks

Group photo on December 9, 2009 (click for a large version):

Knots in Washington XXIX

Plenary speakers include:

Scott Carter (University of South Alabama)
Mikhail Khovanov (Columbia University)
Thang Le (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Samuel Lomonaco(UMD Baltimore County)
Masahico Saito (University of South Florida)
Distinguished graduate student talk:

Jonathan Bloom (Columbia University)

Conference organizers:

Jozef H. Przytycki
Yongwu Rong
Radmila Sazdanovińá
Alexander Shumakovitch
Hao Wu