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Symplectic/Contact Geometry VII at Les Diablerets, Day 1

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I’m currently in Switzerland at the seventh “Symplectic Geometry, Contact Geometry and Interactions” Workshop funded by CAST. This is a yearly conference which started at the same time I started my PhD so I have a great fondness for these workshops. This one is in the mountains, which makes me even fonder…

A mountain.

A mountain.

After three excellent talks today I decided to act as a “maths journalist” and summarise the main ideas from the talks in this blog. I may not be able to keep this up, as there’s six talks tomorrow and too much snow to enjoy. Today’s talks were:

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Written by Jonny Evans

January 11, 2013 at 1:24 am