Mathematical Institute of Gdansk University,
Gdansk Branch of the Mathematical Institute
Polish Academy of Sciences


The Tenth Andrzej Jankowski Memorial Lecture

delivered by

Martin Bridson
(University of Oxford)

Subdirect products of surfaces, homological finiteness
and residually free groups

June 9 2008, 9:30 am
The Main Library of the University of Gdańsk
The main lecture room

This time the lecture will open
the Conference on Algebraic and Geometric Topology

The lecture commemorates Gdańsk mathematician
Professor Andrzej Jankowski (1939 - 1975)

Previous speakers:

2007: Michael Weiss (University of Aberdeen)
2006: Michael Kapovich (University of California, Davis)
2005: Tomasz Mrowka (MIT)
2004: Maxim Kontsevich (IHES)
2003: Sylvain Cappell (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences)
2002: Oleg Viro (University of Uppsala)
2001: Christophe Soulé (IHES)
2000: Shmuel Weinberger (University of Chicago)
1999: Graeme Segal (University of Cambridge)
Scientific commitee: Stefan Jackowski (Warsaw), Andrzej Ranicki (Edinburgh), Andrzej Szczepański (Gdańsk)
Organizer: Mathematical Institute of the University of Gdańsk
Address: Instytut Matematyki Uniwersytetu Gdańskiego
ul. Wita Stwosza 57
80-952 Gdańsk