Foliations 2005


Preliminary program




V. Kaimanovich (Universit’Rennes-1, France), Harmonic measures on foliations

S. Matsumoto (Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan), Rigidity of certain solvable Lie group actions on compact manifolds


Invited lectures (confirmed)


J. Alvarez–Lopez (Universidade de Santiago de Compostella, Spain), Morphisms of pseudogroups, foliation maps and spectral sequence of Riemannian foliations

M. Asaoka (Kyoto University, Japan), Low-dimensional projectively Anosov systems

V. Grines (Nizhny Novgorod Technical University, Russia), New invariants and topological classification of gradient-like diffeomorphisms on 3-manifolds

G. Hector (Université de Lyon, France), Hyperfinite laminations and coverings

Y. Kordyukov (Ufa Institute of Mathematics, Russia), Noncommutative spectral geometry of Riemannian foliations

H. Minakawa (Yamagata University, Japan), Transversely piecewise linear structures of Anoson foliations

K. Richardson (Texas Christian University, USA), Generalized equivariant index theory

P. Schweitzer (PontifÍcia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Brasil), 3-dimensional foliations whose leaves have Thurston model geometries

E. Zhuzhoma (Nizhny Novgorod Technical University, Russia), Codimension one expanding attractors: a global topological structure and classification


Confirmation of other lectures is in progress.