By M. E. Mahowald

The educational yr 1996-97 used to be particular as a distinct 12 months in Algebraic Topology at Northwestern collage (Evanston, IL). as well as visitor teachers and detailed classes, a global convention used to be held entitled ""Current developments in algebraic topology with functions to algebraic geometry and physics"". The sequence of plenary lectures incorporated during this quantity point out the nice breadth of the convention and the vigorous interplay that came about between a variety of components of arithmetic. unique study papers have been submitted, and all submissions have been refereed to the standard magazine criteria. It contains a paper ready through C. Rezk at the Hopkins-Miller theorem, and a collection of difficulties awarded at a unique challenge consultation held on the convention.

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