Spring 2007 Meeting of the
Workshop on Dynamical Systems and Related Topics

in honor of Hillel Furstenberg

in recognition of his long association with the Maryland mathematics department and his many contributions to dynamical systems. Note: it has recently been announced that Hillel Furstenberg will be awarded the Wolf Prize in Mathematics.


March 18-21 (Sunday-Wednesday), 2007
Department of Mathematics
University of Maryland, College Park

Talks will begin Sunday morning around 9AM and will conclude Wednesday around noon. In addition, a special colloquium related to the theme of the conference will be held the previous Friday, March 16, at 3PM. Click here for lodging information. Click here for campus visitor information, and here for directions to the math department by car, here for directions from the three Washington-area airports, and here for directions to the math department by metro. Note: the university will be on Spring Break effective Saturday, so the university shuttle buses may not be running. If you are going directly to the Quality Inn, you can walk there from the College Park Metro Station by going west along Calvert Road (about 10-15 minutes), or call the hotel (301-276-1000) for shuttle pickup.

Confirmed Invited Speakers

Program of talks and activities

Pictures from the conference
(courtesy of Ethan Akin and Jonathan King)

Organizing Committee

More Information


The conference is supported by the Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, by the Office of International Programs, University of Maryland, the Clay Mathematics Institute, by the National Science Foundation, Grant number DMS-0600296 and Grant number DMS-0400493, and by John Wiley & Sons, publishers.