Autumn School and Workshop: "Singularities and Torus Actions"

Autumn School and Workshop: "Singularities and Torus Actions"

(Oldenburg, September 11th - September 15th, 2023)

This event is structured in two parts: An Autumn School from Monday, September 11th, to Wednesday, September 13th, with three lecture series held by Harold Blum, Eleonore Faber and Andrea Petracci, and a workshop starting in the late morning of Wednesday, September 13th, and ending on Friday, September 15th.

The event is on the one hand meant to make young researchers familiar with the new developments the areas of singularity theory and torus actions and on the other hand aims to bring together experts from both areas and therefore strengthen interactions between them.


Organizing committee

Hendrik Süß (University Jena) ()
Milena Wrobel (University Oldenburg) ()


Topics of the Lecture Series:

Toric singularities (Andrea Petracci (Bologna))
Toric resolutions of singularities (Eleonore Faber (Leeds))
Valuative Methods in Singularity Theory (Harold Blum (Utah))



Please register via email with Milena Wrobel <> and let us know which part(s) of the event you are planning to attend.

There will be limited funding available for accommodation and travel expenses of PhD students and young researchers. If you require financial support please let us know in your registration email.


Preliminary list of confirmed speakers:

  • Florin Ambro (Bucharest, Romania)
  • Ana Maria Botero (Regensburg, Germany)
  • Lukas Braun (Freiburg, Germany)
  • Maria Donten-Bury (Warsaw, Poland)
  • Matej Filip (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
  • Jürgen Hausen (Tübingen, Germany)
  • Milena Hering (Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Alex Küronya (Frankfurt, Germany)
  • Hussein Mourtada (Paris, France)
  • Špela Špenko (Brussels, Belgium)



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