Summer school: Permutation Groups

Permutation Groups are an active research area with a broad range of applications. The aim of this summer school is to introduce some of the ideas in this area and showcase some of the applications.

The principal target group consists of advanced PhD students and postdocs.

The programme of the summer school consists of lecture series by the four main speakers, some invited research lectures as well as introductory lectures by some participants.

Moreover, there will be time for individual discussions during the breaks and in the evenings.

Lecture courses and topics

The following researchers will present short courses on the following topics:

Research lectures

The following researchers will present lectures on a current research topic:



Monday, 18  September  2017 (arrival day) to Friday, 22  September  2017 (departure day).

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


The summer school will be at Franz-Dohrmann-Haus in Marienheide (near Gummersbach).


There are no computers at Franz-Dohrmann-Haus. So if you own a (private) notebook, please bring it to the summer school.

Leisure time activities

The conference venue offers a number of recreational facilities, such as (ninepin) bowling, table tennis and volleyball. If you'd like to go bowling, please bring appropriate shoes.