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Start: Tuesday, 05/30/2023, 9 am
End: Friday, 06/02/2023, 6 pm


RWTH Aachen University:
Pontdriesch 14/16


The Topic

The summerschool introduces PhD students and interested Master students to the theory of quadratic forms. It focusses on explicit algorithms and related functionalities in the OpenSourceComputerAlgebraRepository .
Central are connections of quadratic forms to related fields such as lattices, sphere packings, modular forms, groups, representation theory and algebraic geometry.


We expect external participants to arrive on Monday, May 29. Departure day is Saturday, June 3.


Till April 30 we have a limited number of rooms pre-reserved in our guesthouse

Social events

There will be social events organised by the local PhD students, including joint dinner. On Thursday afternoon there will be either a hike or a city tour.


If you do not require funding or other help or information you may register until May 15th.
Applications for room reservations (paid by the institute) should be send to Gabriele Nebe at latest by April 15.
Please include information of arrival and departure date and, for the non IRTG members, a short letter of support from your supervisor.