TORA Scientific Committee:
is a conference series hosted in rotation by
University of North Texas
, Oklahoma State University
, and the University of Oklahoma
. The TORA meetings will bring together the automorphic forms and representation theory community of the South Central region to hear about recent research in automorphic forms and representation theory. Graduate students and junior researchers are particularly encouraged to attend. Funding for TORA is provided by the National Science Foundation and the host universities.
If you are interested in attending TORA VI, please send an e-mail to one of the local organizers:
- Kimball Martin kmartin...math.ou.edu
- Ameya Pitale apitale...math.ou.edu
- Ralf Schmidt rschmidt...math.ou.edu
We have limited funding available for travel and lodging. Please indicate if you require financial support, and also indicate if you are interested in giving a talk. The conference will start on the afternoon of Friday, March 7, and end mid-day on Sunday, March 9, 2014.
All talks will take place in room 100 of the Physical Sciences Center (PHSC) on the OU Norman Campus
. Click here
for a map with conference location, parking and restaurant info.
Registration: After you arrive, please register at the Mathematics Department main office, in PHSC 424.
All conference participants will be staying either at Sooner Suites
on the OU south campus, or at the Sooner Legends Inn & Suites
. We will book rooms for all participants; you do not have to arrange your own lodging.
If you are planning to take a plane, please fly into Oklahoma City (OKC). Plan to arrive no later than 2:00 pm on Friday, March 7. The conference will end around 1:00 pm on Sunday, March 9. It is a 30-40 minute drive from the conference location to the airport. Once you have your ticket, please let us know your arrival and departure times, so that we can organize transportation to and from the airport.
For those who are driving, take the Lindsey Street exit (108B) on I-35 and turn east (towards campus). The Sooner Legends hotel is right there. To get to the Sooner Suites, continue on Lindsey Street towards campus, then use this map.
Here is the list
|Friday, March 7|
|3:00 - 4:30||Welcome and Registration|
|4:30 - 5:00||Martin Raum|
|5:15 - 5:45||Houssein El Turkey|
|6:00 - 7:00||Prep Session for Graduate Students||
|Saturday, March 8|
|9:00 - 9:30||Shuichiro Takeda|
|9:45 - 10:15||Raul Gomez|
|10:45 - 11:45||William Duke|
|1:45 - 2:15||Q&A for Graduate Students|
|2:30 - 3:30||Vita Kala|
|4:00 - 5:00||Speed TORA|
|5:15 - 6:15||Prep Session for Graduate Students||
|Sunday, March 9|
|9:00 - 10:00||Fiona Murnaghan|
|10:15 - 10:45||Q&A for Graduate Students|
|11:00 - 11:30||Jeffery Breeding|
|11:45 - 12:15||Jayantha Senadheera|
|12:30 - 1:00||Loren Spice|
(Click on a name for title and abstract.)