Meeting of NBFAS

A meeting of the North British Functional Analysis Seminar took place at the University of Edinburgh (Lecture Theatre C, David Hume Tower) from Monday May 26th 2008, 2.30 p.m., until Tuesday May 27th 2008, 12 noon.

Monday May 26th    Prof. Christiane Tretter    (Bern)
2.30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Spectral theory of block operator matrices and applications in mathematical physics
Abstract (text file)

Tuesday May 27th    Prof. Nik Weaver    (Washington University, St Louis)
9.30 a.m. A new approach to quantum metrics
11 a.m. Quantum point-set topology
Abstracts (text file)

PDF version of this notice, with abstracts

All interested were welcome to attend. There is a map here and a list of hotels and guest houses here.

Further enquiries may be made to the NBFAS secretary Sandra Pott at or telephone 0141-3306827.

Some NBFAS support for Ph.D. students was available.

NBFAS is registered with the Charity Commissioners. Reg. No: 313424.

The address of this page is

Last updated on June 3rd 2008 by Jonathan Partington