Spring School and Workshop on
POLYTOPES
Geometry Combinatorics Probability
March 11 to 15, 2019
Ruhr University Bochum
Program
Spring School March 2019, Monday 11 & Tuesday 12
Monday  9:30  10:00  Registration 

10:00  11:00 
Geometry of polytopes, Part 1 Tim Römer University of Osnabrück 

Break  
11:30  12:30 
Geometry of polytopes, Part 2 Tim Römer University of Osnabrück 

Lunch break  
14:30  15:30 
Geometry of polytopes, Part 3 Tim Römer University of Osnabrück 

Break  
16:00  17:00 
Geometry of polytopes, Part 4 Tim Römer University of Osnabrück 

Tuesday  10:00  11:00 
Face enumeration on various classes of simplicial polytopes, Part 1 Hailun Zheng University of Michigan 
Break  
11:30  12:30 
Face enumeration on various classes of simplicial polytopes, Part 2 Hailun Zheng University of Michigan 

Lunch break  
14:30  15:30 
Random polytopes, Part 1 Pierre Calka University of Rouen 

Break  
16:00  17:00 
Random polytopes, Part 2 Pierre Calka University of Rouen 
Workshop March 2019, Wednesday 13 to Friday 15
Wednesday  8:50  9:20  Registration 

9:20  9:30  Welcome  
9:30  10:30 
Random polytopes Elisabeth Werner Case Western Reserve University 

Break  
11:00  11:30 
Spectral methods for symmetric polytopes Martin Winter TU Chemnitz 

11:30  12:00 
Random polytopes and the spherical centroid body Florian Besau Vienna University of Technology 

Lunch break  
15:00  16:00 
Cubical polytopes Eran Nevo Hebrew University of Jerusalem 

Break  
16:30  17:00 
Beta polytopes and Poisson polyhedra: fvectors and angles Zakhar Kabluchko WWU Münster 

17:00  17:30 
On the symplectic size of convex polytopes Pazit HaimKislev Tel Aviv University 

Thursday  9:30  10:30 
Face numbers of manifolds with and without boundary Isabella Novik University of Washington 
Break  
11:00  11:30 
On the isotropic constant of random polytopes with vertices on l_pspheres Joscha Prochno University of Graz 

11:30  12:00 
Octahedralizing certain 3polytopes Lorenzo Venturello University of Osnabrück 

Lunch break  
15:00  16:00 
Extremal problems for convex lattice polytopes Imre Bárány Hungarian Academy of Sciences 

Break  
16:30  17:00 
On the recognizing polytopes from their shadows Sergii Myroshnychenko University of Alberta 

17:00  17:30 
Approximations of convex bodies by measuregenerated sets Boaz Slomka Weizmann Institute of Science 

Workshop's dinner  
Friday  9:30  10:30 
Problems for polytopes from the L_pBrunnMinkowski theory Martin Henk Technical University of Berlin 
Break  
11:00  11:30 
A friendly smoothed analysis of the simplex method Sophie Huiberts CWI 

11:30  12:30 
Polytopes in the Poisson hyperplane mosaic Matthias Reitzner University of Osnabrück 