The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation) has granted the funding
of a Collaborative Research Centre / Transregio (CRC/TRR 191) on “Symplectic Structures
in Geometry, Algebra and Dynamics”. This CRC is based at the universities of Bochum and
Cologne, and it includes mathematicians from the universities of Heidelberg and Gießen.
These pages provide contact details, application instructions and general information about its projects and activities.
News (January 2019): Opening of a
Professorship in Pure Mathematics
(W1 with tenure track to W3) at the University
of Heidelberg. Deadline: 28 January 2019.
News (October 2018): Prof. Hansjörg Geiges (Köln) will hold
a public lecture (in German) on
Christiaan Huygens oder: Was haben Rutschbahnen
und Radfahren mit Mathematik zu tun? at the
Mathematikum in Gießen,
Friday 11 January 2019, 19:00.
News (July 2018): Prof. Megumi Harada (McMaster University)
will hold a Gender Colloquium under the title "Women in Symplectic
Geometry - a Japanese-American experience" at the
University of Cologne, Monday 16 July 2018, 16:00
in room 314 of the Mathematical Institute.
News (June 2018): Prof. Richard Evan Schwartz (Brown
University) will hold
a public lecture on
Geometry, Computers, and Art at the
University of Heidelberg,
Thursday 12 July 2018, 17:00, Mathematikon.
News (November 2017): Prof. Pedro Salomão
(São Paulo) has been
awarded an Alexander von Humboldt Forschungspreis and will visit
RU Bochum from March 2018 to February 2019.