Shortcourse on Algebra and Algebraic Geometry

by Prof. Shreeram S. Abhyankar

Pune, India, December 9, 2010 - January 5, 2011

organised by

Bhaskaracharya Pratishthana, Pune

in collaboration with

Department of Mathematics, University of Pune

Final List of Selected Candidates

(Last Update: Dec. 7, 2010)

Prof. Shreeram S. Abhyankar, Marshall Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and Professor of Industrial Engineering and Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University, USA, will offer a short course on algebra and algebraic geometry, primarily for M.Sc. level students, at Pune, India during December 9, 2010 - January 5, 2011. Applications are invited from interested students in India by e-mail or regular post to the address below.

Selected participants will be offered round trip III-AC train fare from their place of work/hometown to Pune by shortest route, and provided free accommodation in the student hostel at Bhaskaracharya Pratishthana, Pune, and paid a subsistence allowance. They will also have an opportunity to participate in the International Conference on Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, in honour of Prof. Abhyankar's 80th birthday, being organised at the University of Pune during December 17-22, 2010. In addition, they may be able to obtain copies of the following books authored by Prof. Abhyankar at highly concessional rates.

To apply for participation in this shorcourse, submit the
Application Form: DOC File   PDF File

on or before October 25, 2010 by e-mail to: or by regular post to:

Prof. Sudhir R. Ghorpade
Department of Mathematics
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Powai, Mumbai 400 076.

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