The 27th National School on Algebra will take place between 20-24 May 2019 (with May 19-arrival day and May 25-departure day) at the Simion Stoilow Institute of Mathematics of the Romanian Academy.
The school is organized by the Simion Stoilow Institute of Mathematics in cooperation with Centre Francophone en Mathématique, Groupement de Recherche International ECO-math, Université Côte-d’Azur, and the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Bucharest.
The topic of the school is Graded modules over polynomial rings with applications to free divisors. There will be a series of lectures in the morning taught by the main speakers where recent developments in the topic of the school will be surveyed and some contributed talks in the afternoon given by the junior participants in the school. Lectures will take place from Monday, May 20, to Friday, May 24, in the Miron Nicolescu Hall at the Institute of Mathematics, at the ground floor.
The following main speakers have already confirmed their participation: Laurent Busé (INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis), Alexandru Dimca (Université Côte-d’Azur), Michel Granger (Université d’Angers), Jean Vallès (Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour), Marius Vlădoiu (University of Bucharest).
On Wednesday afternoon, the Romanian writer and mathematician Bogdan Suceavă presents his recent novel Avalon. The event is organized in cooperation with Polirom Publishing House.