March 16–18 2020

Würzburg, Germany

PhD School "Geometry and Graphs"

The PhD School consisted of five lectures and five accompanying exercise sessions. The registration fee will be 50€.

The lectures were streamed on YouTube.

The discussions took place on discord:

Preliminary Schedule

Thursday, March 19, 2020
09:00 Pavel Valtr Erdős-Szekeres Happy Ending Theorem: Results, Questions, and Open Problems [material will be added later]
10:00 Pavel's Exercise Session
11:00 Markus Chimani Non-planarity Measures and Small Cycles [slides] [video]
12:00 Lunch
13:30 Markus' Exercise Session [exercise sheet] [solutions]
14:30 Vera Sacristán Current Results and Open Problems on Reconfiguration of Modular Robots [video*]
15:30 Vera's Exercise Session [exercise sheet] [solutions]
16:30 Discussion of Solutions
18:00 PhD School Dinner Restaurant Ratskeller, at the corner of Domstraße and Langgasse, near the old bridge across the Main
Friday, March 20, 2020
09:00 Günter Rote Counting and Enumeration in Geometry [updated slides] [animation] [video]
10:00 Günter's Exercise Session [updated exercise sheet] [updated solutions]
11:00 Marc van Kreveld Quality Measures and Ratios [updated slides]
12:00 Marc's Exercise Session [exercise sheet] [solutions]
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Discussion of Solutions (until 15:00)

Unfortunately, due to some technical issues, Pavel Valtr's lecture and materials could not be shown as part of the live schedule; they will be posted later.

* Requires a password sent to the participants.