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organized by

Liljana Babinkostova, Stefan Geschke,
Justin Moore, and Marion Scheepers

Department of Mathematics
Boise State University

BOISE EXTRAVAGANZA IN SET THEORY

March 31-April 2, 2006 (Friday -- Sunday)

Funded by NSF grant DMS 0503444
Abstract services are generously provided by Atlas Conferences Inc.

Invited Speakers:
  • Natasha Dobrinen (Kurt Godel Research Center for Mathematical Logic)
  • Michael Hrusak (UNAM)
  • Istvan Juhasz (Alfred Renyi Institute of Mathematics, Budapest)
  • Boban Velickovic (Equipe de Logique Mathematique, Universite de Paris 7)

    Participants (that we know of):

  • Brooke Andersen (Dartmouth College)
  • Erik Andrejko (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
  • Liljana Babinkostova (Boise State University)
  • Tomek Bartoszynski (National Science Foundation, Boise State University)
  • Andreas Blass (University of Michigan)
  • John Bourke (Dartmouth College)
  • Jared Ralph Corduan (Dartmouth College)
  • Francois Dorais (Dartmouth College)
  • Richard Dore (UC Berkeley)
  • Derrick DuBose (University of Nevada, Las Vegas)
  • Stefan Geschke (Free University of Berlin, Boise State University)
  • Eric Hall (University of Missouri, Kansas City)
  • Randall Holmes (Boise State University)
  • Billy Hudson (Boise State University)
  • Thomas Johnstone (City University of New York)
  • Masaru Kada (Osaka Prefecture University)
  • Justin Moore (Boise State University)
  • Lionel Nguyen Van The (Equipe de Logique Mathematique, Universite de Paris 7)
  • Landon Proctor (Ohio State University)
  • Marion Scheepers (Boise State University)
  • Boaz Tsaban (Weizmann Institute of Science)

    If you wish to participate but are not listed above or if you are not on the mailing list for the conference and wish to be, please contact the organizers.

    A satellite workshop on Selection Principles in Mathematics will take place on Thursday, March 30th. Click here for more information.

    Abstracts This year abstract submission is being handled by Atlas Conferences Inc.. To submit an abstract, click here. To view the submitted abstracts, click here.

    Schedule The schedule will be arranged so that the talks will take up a full day on Friday and Saturday and a half day (the morning) on Sunday. The exact details of the schedule are not yet available. If you wish to participate but will not attend the entire conference, please let us know in advance.

    Lodging We have reserved rooms in the University Inn (1-800-345-7170) for all people attending. There is a courtesy phone at the airport: please call University Inn and ask for the shuttle service.

    Financial Support Limited financial support is available for participants -- particularly graduate students and young researchers -- who do not already have sufficient support to attend the conference. In order to apply, e-mail one of the organizers.

    Contact Information To contact the organizers, email:
    best (at) math (dot) boisestate (dot) edu .

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