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Symmetry, Separation, Super-integrability and Special Functions (S4) Conference

September 17-19, 2010


Organizing committee: Ernie Kalnins, Niky Kamran, Pavel Winternitz, and Peter Olver


This conference is in honor of Willard Miller, Jr., who will be retiring from the University of Minnesota. We will celebrate and honor Willard's career and his many wide-ranging research contributions.

We anticipate funds being available for financial support to support selected participants. Junior researchers and members of underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.

Confirmed Speakers:


Please let us know your interest in attending the conference. Further details will be added as they are finalized.

This conference is supported in part by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the University of Minnesota, and the Institute for Mathematics and its Application (IMA) through its Participating Institution (PI) Program. PI members may use IMA/PI funds to support travel of their personnel to this conference.