Summer school on computational group theory


The summer school focuses on the matrix group recognition project.



Monday, August 8, 2011 (arrival day) to Friday, August 12, 2011 (departure day).

The lectures start at Monday, around noon, and end at Friday, around noon.


The summer school will be at Haus Karrenberg in Kirchberg/Hunsrück.

Bus transfer

There will be a bus transfer from RWTH Aachen University to Kirchberg. Departure in Aachen is Monday, August 8, 9:00, in front of the Hauptgebäude. Departure in Kirchberg is Friday, August 12, around noon (after lunch).

If you want to use the bus transfer, please send an eMail to

Registered participants of the bus transfer.


There are no computers at Haus Karrenberg. So if you own a (private) notebook, please bring it to the summer school. Please install the latest version of GAP as described at Make sure you also install the packages. Do not use the Debian version of GAP.