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Apr 12th Discrete & Computational Geometry Day in memory of Prof. Eli Goodman

April 6, 2022

There is a virtual conference planned via Zoom on April 12th in memory of Prof. Emeritus Eli Goodman and his longtime collaborator Richard Pollack, celebrating lifelong contributions to discrete and computational geometry.

(Virtual) Discrete & Computational Geometry Day in Memory of Eli Goodman and Ricky Pollack

Tuesday, April 12, 2022, 12:30–16:05 ET (New York time)

Zoom link: https://springer.zoom.us/j/6440052748


12:30 Janos Pach (Renyi Institute): Welcome & Introduction

12:40 Andreas Holmsen (KAIST): An allowable feast

13:15 Micha Sharir (Tel Aviv University): Polynomial partitioning: The hammer and some (recent algorithmic) nails

13:50 Esther Ezra (Bar Ilan University): Recent developments on intersection searching

14:25 Xavier Goaoc (Loria, Nancy): Some questions on order types

15:00 Andrew Suk (UC San Diego): Unavoidable patterns in simple topological graphs

15:35 Sylvain Cappell (Courant Institute): Mesh matrices of graphs, of simplicial complexes and of matroids and the significance of their eigenvalues

See also https://users.renyi.hu/~pach/geoscape/eve.html for more information.