Volume XVI, 2005


Special issue devoted to papers originated from the


4th Conference on Poisson Geometry


About the conference

Plenary talks

M. Bordemann, (Bi)Modules, morphisms, and reduction of star-products: the symplectic case, foliations, and obstructions, 9-40 
H. Bursztyn, M. Crainic, and P. Severa, Quasi-Poisson structures as Dirac structures, 41-52   
M. Crainic and R. L. Fernandes, Rigidity and Flexibility in Poisson Geometry, 53-68                         
B. L. Davis and A. Wade, Nonlinearizability of certain Poisson structures near a symplectic leaf, 69-85      
P. Foth and Y. Hu, Toric degenerations of weight varieties and applications, 87-105                                             
K. Grabowska, J. Grabowski, and P. Urbanski, Frame-independent mechanics: geometry on affine bundles, 107-120                                                                                                                                                                                     
P. Severa, Some title containing the words "homotopy" and "symplectic", e. g. this one, 121-137                   
I. Vaisman, Poisson structures on foliated manifold, 139-161                                                                                         
Th. Th. Voronov, Higher Derived Brackets for Arbitrary Derivations, 163-186                                                            
A. Weinstein and M. Zambon, Variations on Prequantization, 187-219



I. Calvo and F. Falceto, Poisson-Dirac branes in Poisson-Sigma models, 221-228                                               
E. Karolinsky and S. Lyapina, Lagrangian subalgebras in g x g where g is a real simple Lie algebra of real rank one, 229-236                                                                                                                                                                                     
J. Kubarski, Primary and flat secondary characteristic classes for Lie algebroids, review and problems, 237-254                                                                                                                                                                                                        
K. Mikami and T. Mizutani, Lie Algebroid Associated with an Almost Dirac Structure, 255-264                          
F. Petalidou and J. M. Nunes da Costa, Dirac structures for generalized Courant and Courant algebroids, 265-272                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Xiang Tang, A Counter Example of Invariant Deformation Quantization, 273-283                                   
Hsian-Hua Tseng and Chenchang Zhu, Integrating Poisson manifolds via stacks, 285-297



M. Bangoura, Algèbres quasi-Gerstenhaber différentielles, 299-314                                                                              
Y. Kosmann-Schwarzbach and C. Laurent-Gengoux, The modular class of a twisted Poisson structure, 315-339

Abstracts of the talks presented at the conference, 341-347