Second announcement

Nov 21, 2014

Dear colleagues,

this is the second announcement of ALCOMA15 - Algebraic combinatorics and applications, a conference on designs, codes and related topics.

ALCOMA15 is dedicated to the memory of our friend and colleague Axel Kohnert.

It will take place in Kloster Banz close to Bamberg, Germany, from March 15 to March 20, 2015.

ALCOMA15 is a meeting of COST Action IC1104 The intention is to bring together representatives of research groups that work in particular in the field of constructive theory of designs and codes, or on closely related topics. A special focus is on q-analogues of designs and random network coding.

There will be invited talks (so far) by:

  • Michael Braun (Darmstadt)
  • Eimear Byrne (Dublin)
  • Jan de Beule (Ghent)
  • Tor Helleseth (Bergen)
  • Thomas Honold (Hangzhou)
  • Jonathan Jedwab (Vancouver)
  • Gabriele Nebe (Aachen)
  • Daniel Panario (Carleton)
  • Alexander Pott (Magdeburg)
  • Dejan Vukobratovic (Novi Sad)

For more information and for registration please check the home page of the conference

We would like to invite you to this conference and ask you to forward this announcement to colleagues and students.

Call for papers and posters

  • Participants are invited to submit abstracts of their talk by December 15, 2014.
  • To submit your abstract please follow the instructions given on the conference website
  • The proceedings of the conference will be published as a dedicated volume of the journal Advances in Mathematics of Communications. The call for papers is also available on the website.

Previous conferences

With thanks in advance and with best regards,

Adalbert Kerber, Michael Kiermaier, Reinhard Laue, Mario Osvin Pavcevic, Alfred Wassermann