Ergodic Theory, Fractals and Groups

Event date: October 11 - October 15, 2015

    Vitaly Bergelson ( Ohio State University)
    Michael Hochman (The Hebrew University)
    Elon Lindenstrauss (The Hebrew University)
    Shahar Mozes (The Hebrew University)
    Yuval Peres (Microsoft Research)
    Tamar Ziegler (The Hebrew University)


    The main theme of this conference is Ergodic Theory, its many facets, and their connections to multiple branches of mathematics, with an emphasis on new and emerging directions.

    The conference will be an opportunity to celebrate over 50 years of Ergodic Theory in Israel and the occasion of Hillel Furstenberg’s 80th birthday.


    List of Speakers:

    Miklós Abért (Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics)
    Tim Austin (Courant Institute)
    Uri Bader (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology)
    Lewis Bowen (University of Texas)
    Emmanuel Breuillard (Université Paris-Sud)
    Manfred Einsiedler (ETH Zurich)
    Hillel Furstenberg (The Hebrew University)
    Damien Gaboriau (École Normale Supérieure de Lyon)
    Alex Gorodnik (University of Bristol)
    Michael Hochman  (The Hebrew University)
    Anders Karlsson (Université de Genève)
    Bryna Kra (Northwestern University)
    Russell Lyons (Indiana University)
    Jean-Francois Quint (Institut de Mathématiques de Bordeaux)
    Pablo Shmerkin (Universidad Torcuato Di Tella)
    Omri Sarig (Weizmann Institute)
    Brandon Seward (University of Michigan),
    Perla Sousi (University of Cambridge)
    Peter Varju (University of Cambridge)
    Tamar Ziegler (The Hebrew University)

     (* = to be confirmed)



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      Funded by the ERC