Workshop on CR and Sasakian Geometry

University of Luxembourg, 24–26 March 2009

Table of Contents

  • Aims and Scope
  • Organizing Committee
  • Participants
  • Confirmed Speakers
  • Programme
  • Registration
  • Practical Information
  • Photos

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    Aims and Scope

    Recent developments in the theory of Cauchy-Riemann and Sasakian manifolds, and related topics.

    Organizing Committee

    Scientific Committee

    • Lionel Bérard-Bergery (UHP Nancy)
    • Martin Olbrich (Luxembourg)
    • Mauro Nacinovich (Rome Tor Vergata)


    • Andrea Altomani (Luxembourg) < andrea (dot) altomani (at) uni (dot) lu >
    • Marie-Amélie Lawn (Luxembourg) < marie-amelie (dot) lawn (at) uni (dot) lu >


    Confirmed Speakers

    Short Talks

    • Mohamed Belkhelfa (Mascara): Some intrinsic and extrinsic symmetries on generalized Sasakian space forms
    • Beniamino Cappelletti Montano (Bari): The foliated structure of contact metric (κ,μ)-spaces. Slides
    • Giulia Dileo (Bari): A classification of spherical symmetric CR manifolds Slides
    • Antonio Lotta (Bari): Generalized pseudohermitian geometry. Slides
    • Sibel Sular (Balikesir): Pseudoparallel submanifolds of Kenmotsu manifolds. Slides
    • Luigi Vezzoni (Torino): Contact connections


    Abstracts (PDF)

    24 March

    11:30–12:30RegistrationRoom BC 0.03
    13:45–14:35LoebRoom BS 3.04
    14:45–15:35TomassiniRoom BS 3.04
    15:45–16:35FelsRoom BS 3.04
    16:35–17:00Coffee breakRoom BS 3.04
    17:00–17:50AlekseevskyRoom BS 3.04
    18:00–18:50DillenRoom BS 3.04

    25 March

    9:00–9:50MunteanuRoom BC 0.03
    10:00–10:50MedoriRoom BC 0.03
    10:50–11:20Coffee breakRoom BC 0.03
    11:20–12:10FinoRoom BC 0.03
    12:20–12:45LottaRoom BC 0.03
    14:30–15:20MarchiafavaRoom BS 0.06
    15:30–16:20AltRoom BS 0.06
    16:20–16:45Coffee breakRoom BS 0.06
    16:45–17:35HuckleberryRoom BS 0.06
    17:45–18:10VezzoniRoom BS 0.06
    18:15–18:40DileoRoom BS 0.06
    20:00–22:00Conference Dinner

    26 March

    9:00–9:50PontecorvoRoom BS 0.06
    10:00–10:50DavidRoom BS 0.06
    10:50–11:20Coffee breakRoom BS 0.06
    11:20–11:45Cappelletti-MontanoRoom BS 0.06
    11:50–12:15BelkhelfaRoom BS 0.06
    12:20–12:50SularRoom BS 0.06


    To register for the workshop please send an email to:
    < andrea (dot) altomani (at) uni (dot) lu > or < marie-amelie (dot) lawn (at) uni (dot) lu >
    before 28 February 2009.

    There are no fees for participating to the conference. For the conference dinner on 25 March a contribution of 20 € is requested.

    Practical Information

    The workshop will be held in Campus Limpertsberg of the University of Luxembourg.

    How to reach the Campus Limpertsberg

    The Room BC 0.03 is close to the entrance of the main building, on the left.


    By plane

    The Luxembourg airport is connected by regular flights to all main destinations.

    A regular bus service, operated by Flibco, connects the train station to the Frankfurt-Hahn airport, which is served by low-cost flights to many European destinations.

    By train

    See the websites of the Luxembourg rail company CFL, or SNCF, or Deutsche Bahn.


    A list of hotels in Luxembourg is available here. There is also a youth hostel.

    Author: Andrea Altomani <andrea (dot) altomani (at) uni (dot) lu>

    Date: 2009/04/24 12:00:21 PM

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