May 26 - 31, 2005

3rd Annual Workshop on General and Geometric Topology

Topology Research Group
of Department of Computer Science & Mathematics, Nipissing University, is organizing the 3rd Annual Workshop on General and Geometric Topology.

May 26 - 31

Nipissing University

North Bay, Ontario, Canada



Preliminary list of participants

Taras Banakh (Ivan Franko National University of L'viv )

Nikolay Brodskiy (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)

Robert Cauty ( Département de Mathématiques, Université de Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie))

Dale Daniel (Lamar University, Texas)

Dikran Dikranjan (University of Udine, Italy)

Xabier Dominguez, Universidad de A Coruña, Spain

Jerzy Dydak (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)

Vitaly Fedorchuk (Moscow State University)

Valentin Gutev (University of Natal)

John C. Mayer (University of Alabama, Birmingham)

Edward D. Tymchatyn (University of Saskatchewan)




Titles of talks


Tentative Schedule

We are planning to have two morning lectures and two afternoon talks according to the following schedule


10:00  - 11:00

11:00 - 11:30

11:30 - 12:30

12:30 - 2:30

2:30 - 3:30

3:30 - 4:00

4:00 - 5:00


1st lecture

Coffee break

2nd lecture

Lunch break

1st talk

Coffee break

2nd talk


  Main areas of interests include:

Dimension Theory, Continuum Theory, Geometric Group Theory, General Topology


If you wish to attend:

Please contact  Murat Tuncali (, Vesko Valov ( or Alex Karassev (
In your message, please indicate the dates of your visit and include abstract of your talk.



In order to book a room in one of the University Residences, please contact Michelle Walker, manager of Conference Services. The contact information is below.



Michelle Walker
Manager, Conference Services
Nipissing University
100 College Drive, Box 5002
North Bay, ON
P1B 8L7
tel: (705) 474-3450, ext. 4245
fax: (705) 474-4888




  How to get here?

Nipissing University is located in North Bay, Ontario.

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By Air:

Less than 10 minutes from Nipissing University, North Bay's Jack Garland Airport is a thoroughly modern facility with daily flights from Toronto and Ottawa.

By Bus:

There are regular bus routes from Toronto and Ottawa to North Bay, operated by several carriers.

There is a bus which departures directly from Toronto Pearson Airport to North Bay. It is operated by Northern Airport Services. The bus departures from the airport twice a day: 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and it takes approximately 4 hours to get to North Bay. Reservation is required in order to get on the bus. To make a reservation and/or find more information please call 1 - 800 - 461 4219.

By Car:

North Bay lies on the intersection of two major highways. It takes about 3.5-hour drive to get here from Toronto (Highway 11) and from Ottawa (Highway 17).

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Nipissing University

City of North Bay