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The 27th Osaka City University International Academic Symposium

Mathematical Science of Visualization, and Deepening of Symmetry and Moduli

Period: March 4 - 9, 2020
Venue: Osaka City University
Plenary Talk: Tanaka Memorial Hall
Parallel Session: Media Center (10F)
Department of Mathematics, Building E of Faculty of Science, Room E408
Department of Mathematics, Building E of Faculty of Science, Room F415

Sponsor

Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University
Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute (OCAMI)
The 27th International Academic Symposium Organizing Committee

Support

OCAMI (MEXT Joint Usage/Research Center on Mathematics and Theoretical Physics)

Organizing Committee

Yoshihiro Ohnita (chair, Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)
Masashi Yasumoto (co-chair, Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)
Hiroshi Itoyama (Osaka City University)
Venkatesh Raghavan (Osaka City University)
Chihiro Matsuoka (Osaka City University)
Martin Guest (Waseda University)
Wayne Rossman (Kobe University)

International Advisory Board

Franz Pedit (UMass Amherst, USA)
Megumi Harada (McMaster University, Canada)
Udo Hertrich-Jeromin (TU Wien, Austria)

Local Organizing Committee

Kengo Kawamura (Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)
Yukihiro Seki (Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)
Hitoshi Yamanaka (Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute)


Invited Plenary Speakers

Shun-ichi Amari (RIKEN, Japan)
Albert Chern (TU Berlin, Germany)
Akio Kawauchi (OCAMI, Japan)
Na Lei (Dalian Institute of Technology, China)
Feng Luo (Rutgers University, USA)
Hisashi Naito (Nagoya University, Japan)
Ulrich Pinkall (TU Berlin, Germany)
Konrad Polthier (FU Berlin, Germany)
Helmut Pottmann (KAUST, Saudi Arabia)
Atsushi Takizawa (Osaka City University, Japan)
Chuu-Lian Terng (University of California Irvine, USA)

Parallel Sessions

We aim to to organize parallel sessions highly related to the concept of the symposium. In particular, the following topics will be strongly encouraged:

1. Smooth and Discrete Differential Geometry

Wai Yeung Lam (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
Christian Mueller (TU Wien, Austria)
Denis Polly (TU Wien, Austria)

2. Geometry of Submanifolds and Solitons

Sebastian Heller (Hannover University, Germany)
Katrin Leschke (University of Leicester, UK)

3. Knot Theory and Related Sciences

TBA

4. Information Geometry, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning

Hideyuki Ishi (Nagoya University, Japan)
Hiroshi Matsuzoe (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)

5. Geoinformatics and Computer Applications (Raghavan's session)

Tatsuyoshi Hamada (Nihon University & OCAMI, Japan)
Venkatesh Raghavan (Osaka City University, Japan)
Robert Sinclair (Hosei University, Japan)

6. Applied Mathematical Sciences (Matsuoka's session)

TBA

Public Lectures

Tatsuyoshi Hamada (Nihon University & OCAMI, Japan): Softwares for Mathematical Visualizations
Tatsuki Hayama (Department of Business Administration, Senshu University, Japan):
Konrad Polthier (FU Berlin, Germany): Computer Graphics and Geometry
Helmut Pottmann (KAUST, Saudi Arabia): Industrial Geometry


(Provisional) Schedule

March 4 (Wed) March 5 (Thu) March 6 (Fri) March 7 (Sat) March 8 (Sun) March 9 (Mon)
10:00-11:00 Opening
(13:00-13:20)
Plenary 4 Plenary 6 Plenary 8 Free
Discussion
Parallel 6
(10:00-10:40)
11:30-12:30 Plenary 5 Plenary 7 Plenary 9 Parallel 7
(11:10-11:50)
14:20-15:00 Plenary 1
(13:20-14:20)
Parallel 1 Poster Session
(14:20-15:40)
Public 1
(14:20-15:10)
Plenary 10
(14:20-15:20)
15:40-16:20 Plenary 2
(15:00-16:00)
Parallel 2 Parallel 4 Public 2
(15:40-16:30)
Plenary 11
(16:00-17:00)
16:50-17:30 Plenary 3
(16:30-17:30)
Parallel 3 Parallel 5 Public 3
(16:50-17:40)
Closing
18:00- Banquet


Banquet

  • March 7th, 18:00-20:30
  • Place: Nonohana House (tentatively)
  • Tenured Position and honor professor (Professor, Associate Professor, Lecturer, etc)...6,000 yen
  • Non-tenured Position (Non-tenured Assintant Professor, Postdoctoral Researcher, etc...) and others...5,000 yen
  • Other, Student and Accompanying Person (Accompanying person that is NOT a researcher)...4,000 yen


  • Registration of Symposium and Banquet

    We would like to ask you to send the following data from HERE (click this link). We collect necessary data by Google Form.

    If you cannot use Google Form, we would like to ask you to send the following data to Hitomi Masumoto (hitomim@sci.osaka-cu.ac.jp):
    1. Name (Family Name, First Name) e.g. Hilbert, David
    2. Affiliation
    3. Position or Occupation
    4. E-mail Address
    5. Dates of Participation
    6. Would you like to participate in the banquet (March 7)? Yes or No
    7. If yes in the above question, do you need a receipt? Yes or No
    8. How many accompanying persons are there at the banquet?
    9. Are you a vegetarian or vegan? No, Yes (vegetarian), or Yes (vegan) (This data is used in preparation of the banquet.)
    10. Do you need an invitation letter? Yes or No
    11. Do you need a certificate letter? Yes or No

    Registration Fee: Free

    Remark

    Even if you register via the above link, we might not be able to help you in getting a visa to enter Japan. It you need the visa, please contact the Orgnizing Committee (see above) at first. If the Organizing Committee does not know you, we are not able to help you.

    Accommodation

    We are chartering a bus between Nankai Sakai Station and the venue. Details will be informed of those who use the bus. If you would like to use the bus service, we recommend you to book your accommodation near Nankai Sakai Station. If you have any question, please ask Masashi Yasumoto (yasumoto@sci.osaka-cu.ac.jp) about it.

    Besides the above, we are able to offer you to stay at Kansai Kenshu Center (KKC).
    KKC is the nearest hotel from the venue. If you would like to stay at KKC, Please also send the following data to Hitomi Masumoto (hitomim@sci.osaka-cu.ac.jp):
    1. Name
    2. Affiliation
    3. Position or Occupation
    4. Nationality
    5. Check-in and check-out dates

    Public Lectures

    If you would like to participate in the Public Lectures, please send the following data to Yoshihiro Ohnita:
    1. Name
    2. Affiliation
    3. Position or Occupation
    4. E-mail Address

    Book of Abstracts

    We are planning to make a book of abstracts. Speakers, including poster presenters, are expected to write an abstract of their presentation. The length of each abstract is longer than half a page, possibly within one page. The book of abstracts will be available at institutional repository "OCAMI Preprint Series" after the symposium. The book will be indexed with DOI.

    Financial Support

    Osaka City University
    JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S)   No.17H06127   Principal Investigator: Masa-Hiko Saito
    JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas   No.18H04489   Principal Investigator: Masashi Yasumoto
    OCAMI (MEXT Joint Usage/Research Center on Mathematics and Theoretical Physics)   Principal Investigator: Masashi Yasumoto

    Last updated on 4/August/2019