Conference on Classical Analysis in honor of Paul Koosis

October 23-26, 2003

McGill and Centre de Recherches Mathematiques, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The conference was described by J.-P. Kahane in the Gazette des Mathematiciens of the French math society (SMF) - please see the latest issue (#100), table of contents is here.


All talks will be held in Room 6214 at Centre de recherches mathématiques, Université de Montréal, Pavillon André-Aisenstadt 2920 Chemin de la tour, Montréal (Québec) H3T 1J8


Registration page in English and in French.

Registration at CRM will be held in Room 5369, Pavillon André-Aisenstadt.


CRM/UdeM Math Dept and Université de Montréal.

Information about hotels in Montreal

Invited Speakers

David Drasin (NSF) Title: "Positive harmonic functions in T-automorphic domains"

John Garnett (UCLA) Title: "Analytic Capacity, Cauchy Integrals, Bilipschitz Maps and Cantor Sets"

Victor Havin (St. Petersburg & McGill) Title: "Variations on a theme by Beurling and Malliavin"

Walter Hayman (Imperial College) Title: "ABC, Waring and Fermat for functions"

Peter Jones (Yale) Title: "Brownian Motion and Bounded Square Functions: Joint Work with Paul Muller"

Jean-Pierre Kahane (Orsay) Title: "Old and new results on partial sums of Fourier series"

Ivo Klemes (McGill) Title: "Extension of a lemma of Gohberg and Krein"

Paul Koosis (McGill) Title: "A lemma about being analytic. Applications of the same (if time permits)"

Javad Mashreghi (Laval) Title: "Entire function of exponential type, binomial sums and Banach algebras"

Robert Milson (Dalhousie) Title: "On the abstract definition of a differential operator"

Fedya Nazarov (Michigan State), to be confirmed. Title: "Sharp bound for the area of the set of positivity of a harmonic function with prescribed number of sign changes on the boundary"

Louis Nirenberg (Courant) Title: "Distance function to the boundary and Hamilton-Jacobi equations"

Henrik L. Pedersen (Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University) Title: "Entire functions and logarithmic sums"

Tom Ransford (Laval) Title: "Cyclic vectors in the Dirichlet space"

Misha Sodin (Tel Aviv) Title: "Growth, zeroes, and area estimates. Variations on the theme"

Sergey Treil (Brown) Title: "The Operator Corona Problem and geometry of holomorphic vector bundles"

Sasha Volberg (Michigan State) Title: "Applications of nonhomogeneous Harmonic Analysis: capacities, perturbations of unitary operators, dynamics"

Michael Wilson (Vermont) Title: "Some Littlewood-Paley results"

Reem Yassawi (Trent) Title: "Asymptotic randomisation of measures by Cellular Automata on Sofic Shifts"


G. Dafni (Concordia),

D. Jakobson (McGill),

J. Mashreghi (Laval),

Last updated: Septemer 12, 2003