Dates: May 18, 2016 (Wed) - May 20, 2016 (Fri)

Place: Rm 420, RIMS, Kyoto University
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Problems on Low-dimensional Topology 2016 (tentative version)

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13:20--14:10 Yuanyuan Bao (Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Tokyo)

Heegaard Floer homology for embedded bipartite graphs

14:30--15:20 Hokuto Konno
(Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Tokyo
/ JSPS research fellow DC)

A family of the Seiberg-Witten equations and configurations of embedded surfaces in 4-manifolds

15:40--16:30 Andrei Pajitnov (Universit\'e de Nantes)

On the Morse-Novikov number for 2-knots

10:00--10:50 Kengo Kawamura (Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)

Surface-links which bound immersed handlebodies

(Slide)

11:10--12:00 Yuka Kotorii (Graduate School of Mathematical Science, University of Tokyo)

On handlebody-links and Milnor's link-homotopy invariants

13:20--14:10 Kaoru Ono (RIMS, Kyoto University)

Holomorphic curve techniques in symplectic geometry

14:30--15:20 Motoo Tange (University of Tsukuba)

Introduction to Heegaard Floer homology

(Slide)

15:40-- Problem Session

10:00--10:50 Sang Youl Lee (Pusan National University)

Surface-links and marked graph diagrams

(Slide)

11:10--12:00 Katsumi Ishikawa
(RIMS, Kyoto University / JSPS research fellow DC)

Quandle cocycle invariants of cabled surface knots

(Slide)

13:20--14:10 Yuta Nozaki
(Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Tokyo
/ JSPS research fellow DC)

An explicit relation between knot groups in lens spaces and those in S^3

(Slide)

14:30--15:20 Tetsuya Abe (Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)

On annulus twists

(Slide)

Scientific Committee:
Akio Kawauchi, Toshitake Kohno, Taizo Kanenobu, Seiichi Kamada, Tomotada Ohtsuki

Organizers:
Tomotada Ohtsuki (RIMS, Kyoto University),
Tetsuya Ito (Osaka University)

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