Department of Mathematics

Essén Lectures 2017

  • Date:
  • Location: Ångströmlaboratoriet, Lägerhyddsvägen 1 4006
  • Lecturer: Professor Jacob Rasmussen, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Contact person: Volodymyr Mazorchuk
  • Föreläsning

Title: Knot polynomials and knot homologies

These lectures are directed to the general audience of PhD students. Students from other universities are also welcome to participate. 

Schedule (12th, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th of June):

10.15 - 11.00  Lecture

11.15 - 12.00  Lecture

13.30 - 14.30  Lecture/Problem Session

There will be one written assignment. The course gives 3 ECTS credits.

Event's Dinner: Friday, June 16-th, 18.00

To register: please send an email to

              (deadline 26 May 2017)

The series is named after Professor Matts Essén (1932-2003), who worked at Uppsala until his retirement 1997.