Atlanta Lecture Series in Combinatorics and Graph Theory XVIII (ALS 18)

Oct 22-23, 2016

White Hall 205,
Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322

Emory University, Georgia Tech and Georgia State University, with support from the National Science Foundation and National Security Agency, will continue the series of mini-conferences from 2016-2017. The next and 18th overall of these mini-conferences will be held at Emory University on October 22-23, 2016. The conferences will stress a variety of areas and feature one prominent researcher giving 2 fifty minute lectures and other outstanding researchers each giving one fifty minute lecture. There will also be 25 minute lectures by younger reseachers or graduate students. All talks will be held in room 205 in the White Hall.

Featured Speaker
  • Jeff Kahn, Rutgers University   [abstract]
  • One-hour speakers
  • Esther Ezra, Georgia Tech   [abstract]
  • Wesley Pegden, Carnegie Mellon University    [abstract]
  • Christian Reiher, Universitat Hamburg    [abstract]
  • Joshua Zahl, University of British Columbia    [abstract]
  • Half-hour speakers
  • Asaf Ferber, Massachusetts Institute of Technology    [abstract]
  • Laszlo Miklos Lovasz, Massachusetts Institute of Technology    [abstract]
  • Michael Tait, Carnegie Mellon University    [abstract]
  • Yan Wang, Georgia Tech    [abstract]

  • Tentative Schedule

    Saturday afternoon Sunday Morning
    1:001:50 Jeff Kahn (first talk) 8:309:20 Jeff Kahn (second talk)
    2:002:50 Joshua Zahl 9:3010:20 Christian Reiher
    3:003:25 Asaf Ferber 10:2010:45 -------break-------
    3:253:45 -------break------- 10:4511:35 Wesley Pegden
    3:454:10 Yan Wang 11:4512:10 Laszlo Miklos Lovasz
    4:155:05 Esther Ezra
    5:155:40 Michael Tait

    Coffee, refreshments, and snacks will be provided during the breaks. A light breakfast will be served on Sunday morning starting from 8:15am.


    Registration is now closed.

    Practical Information
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    Guantao Chen, Georgia State University
    Hao Huang, Emory University
    Xingxing Yu, Georgia Tech

    Please contact Hao Huang at if you have any questions regarding this conference.


    The organizers gratefully acknowledge the following organizations for their support of this conference.

    nsf Emory