Heinz-Hopf Symposium

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 5:00am to 11:15am

The Heinz Hopf Prize 2011 has been awarded to Michael Rapoport (University of Bonn, Germany).
The award ceremony for the Heinz Hopf Prize 2011 will take place on October 25, 2011 at 6 pm in HG G60 (Aula); the prize will be presented by Prof. Dr. Ralph Eichler, President of ETH Zurich and the laudatio will be given by Prof. Dr. Gerd Faltings (MPI Bonn). The Heinz Hopf Lectures entitled HOW GEOMETRY MEETS ARITHMETIC will be on October 25 and 27, 2011 in HG G60 (Aula) at 5 pm.
Moreover, there will be a Symposium on October 26, 2011 in HG D7.2 in honor of this year's prize winner including the following speakers:
Ngô Bao Châu (University of Chicago) in HG D7.2 at 11 am:
Abelian fibration associated with the geometric side of the trace formula
Stephen Kudla (University of Toronto) in HG D7.2 at 3 pm:
Modular generating series for arithmetic special cycles
Guy Henniart (Université Paris-Sud 11) in HG D7.2 at 4 pm:
Modular Langlands correspondence: new avatars

Venue: 
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Department of Mathematics, Raemistrasse 101, 8092 Zuerich
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