QuaSy-Con II  

    24 - 26 May, 2024
    University of Notre Dame  

Photo by Fractal Hassan on Unsplash                                                        

Welcome to QuaSy-Con II!

Quantum Symmetries Conferences in the U.S. Midwest (founded by Chelsea Walton)

‣ General Info

> We are very happy to bring to you the continuation of QuaSy-Con! Thanks to Chelsea Walton, we had a wonderful time at QuaSy-Con I. So why not do it again!

> Organizers:
Katrina Barron, University of Notre Dame
Emily Peters, Loyola University
Julia Plavnik, Indiana University
Gaywalee Yamskulna, Illinois State University

> A reminder of the fun we had last time: QuaSy-Con I photo

‣ List of participants -- (as of Apr. 10)

*Elise Askelsen, University of Iowa
  Cesiley Barnes, Illinois State University
  Katrina Barron, University of Notre Dame
  Nicolas Bridges, Purdue University
*Shawn Cui, Purdue University
  Cory Gillette, University of Notre Dame
*Alexei Davydov, Ohio University
  Misha Gekhtman, University of Notre Dame
*Jonas Hartwig, Iowa State University
*Vijay Higgins, Michigan State University
*Gerald Hoehn, Kansas State University
  Brett Hungar, The Ohio State University
  Peter Huston, Vanderbilt University
  Pradyut Karmakar, Ohio University
*Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University
  Alexander Keene, Illinois State University
*Ryan Kinser, University of Iowa
*Zhongzhu Lin, Kansas State University
  Vindya Morawaliyadda, Michigan State University
  Shashini Marasinghe, Michigan State University
  Pavel Mnev, University of Notre Dame
  Ehiareshan James Obeahon, University of Delaware
*Florencia Orosz Hunziker, University of Colorado at Boulder
*Christopher Raymond, Université Laval
*Sean Sanford, The Ohio State University
  Christopher Schommer-Pries, University of Notre Dame
  Luke J Seaton, Michigan State University
  Shashank Pratap Singh, University of Iowa
  Christian Soltermann, Illinois State University
  Ben Spencer, Indiana University
*Jacob Van Grinsven, University of Iowa
*Padmini Veerapen, Tennessee Tech University
  Daniel Wallick, The Ohio State University
  Gaywalee Yamskulna, Illinois State University

*Indicates speaker

‣ General Schedule

> Friday, May 24th: Arrival for an afternoon of introductory talks and tea.

> Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th, we plan to have 30 minute talks, with breaks for Tea and Lunch, and there will be a conference Dinner on Saturday evening.

If there is enough interest, we will also have a session of 10 minute micro talks for graduate students or anyone who prefers this format. Also possibly an even more informal 2 minute introductions and what are you working on round.

‣ Titles and Abstracts

> Here is the preliminary list of Titles and Abstracts.

If you are giving a talk and have not sent in your title and abstract, please do so at your earliest convenience.

‣ Registration

> If you are interested in participating in the workshop, please fill out the Registration Form.

We ask that you register by March 15th if you are requesting travel/accommodations support and/or would like to give a talk.

‣ Hotel Information

> A list of local hotels is available here.

We have blocks of rooms reserved at a discount rate at the first two hotels listed.

‣ Support

> We are gratefully to the generous support of the University of Notre Dame Office of Research, College of Science, and Department of Mathematics. This conference is also supported in part by K. Barron's Simons Travel Grant.

Rough Schedule of Talks/Activities


Date Time Speaker/Activity
Friday   5/24 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Hurley Math Lounge
Arrival and Registration
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Introductory talk TBD
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Introductory talk TBD
3:30pm - 4:15pm
Math Lounge
Extended Coffee/Tea and Registration
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Introductory Talk TBD
Saturday   5/25 9:00am - 9:30am
Math Lounge
Coffee/Tea and Registration
9:30am - 10:30am
Hayes-Healy 127
Two 30 minute talks TBD
10:30am - 11:15am
Math Lounge
Coffee/Tea
11:15am - 12:15pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Two 30 minute talks
12:15pm - 2:30pm
Break for lunch
2:30pm - 3:45pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Two 30 minute talks
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Math Lounge
Coffee/Tea
4:30pm - 5:30pm
127 Hayes-Healy
Session of micro-talks
5:30pm - 9:00pm
Hurley Globe
Conference Dinner
Sunday   5/26 9:00am - 9:30am
Math Lounge
Coffee/Tea
9:30am - 10:30am
Hayes-Healy 127
Two 30 minute talks TBD
10:30am - 11:00am
Math Lounge
Coffee/Tea
11:00am - 12:30pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Possibly another session of micro-talks
12:30pm-2:30pm
Conference Photo and then Break for lunch
2:30pm-3:30pm
Hayes-Healy 127
Two 30 minute talks
3:30pm-4:00pm
Math Lounge
Coffee/Tea
4:00pm - 5:00pm
127 Hayes-Healy
Two 30 minute talks
End Say your good-byes or stick around and hang out for a dinner with friends.


Last updated April 4, 2024.