Updated on 2008-11-21

International Workshop on Potential Theory 2008, Tokyo-Mejiro
Second Announcement

Tokyo-Mejiro, December 17 - 20, 2008
Department of Mathematics, Gakushuin University
Room 4, 4th Floor, 100th Anniversary Memorial Hall

The Department of Mathematics of Hokkaido University organizes International Workshop on Potential Theory in Tokyo-Mejiro in December 17 - 20, 2008. The workshop is dedicated to the memory of the late Professoer Makoto Ohtsuka, who passed away on May 16, 2007. People interested in Potential Theory and related fields are welcome to take part in the workshop.


Program and Time Table: See a pdf.


Gakushuin Univ. Tokyo, Japan
Room 4, 4th Floor, 100th Anniversary Memorial Hall
December 17(Wed)-20(Sat), 2008
On 20 (Sat), an excursion to Mt. Takao-san is scheduled.
Mt. Takao-san is known for its nature and close to the center of Tokyo.
See http://en.wa-shoi.com/?page=100571 (Hiking on Mt.Takao).
It is also close to Professor Ohtsuka's place.


Hiroaki Aikawa (Sapporo, Hokkaido University)
Shin Nakano (Tokyo, Gakushuin University)

The following people are interested in taking part in the workshop and delivering a lecture (as of the 13th of November, 2008):

Aikawa, Hiroaki (Sapporo)
Bui, Huy-Qui (Canterbury)
Kamiya, Shigeyasu (Okayama)
Maeda, Fumi-Yuk i(Hiroshima)
Martio, Olli (Helsinki)
Masaoka, Hiroaaki (Kyoto)
Mizuta, Yoshihiro (Hiroshima)
Nakamura, Tadashi (Okayama)
Shiba, Masakazu (Hiroshima)
Vuorinen, Matti (Turku)
Yamaguchi, Hiroshi (Hikone)
Yamasaki, Maretsugu (Matsue)


Tokyo is a large city and has numbers of hotels. Please make hotel reservation for yourself. Mejiro is the nearest JR station. One of the closest hotels is Hotel Mets Mejiro
The prices is 9,500yen (single).
As of October 5 it has vacant 10-20 rooms. On the web site it looks occupied; but you can make reservation by phone +81 (0)3-5985-0011 with the same condition.
Richmond Hotel TokyoMejiro is also close
The prices are around 10,000yen(single).

Another possibility is ToyokoInn, a big hotel chain, providing reasonable rooms.

Gakushuin University:

For the place see http://www.gakushuin.ac.jp/univ/english/

For more information::

Hiroaki Aikawa
Department of Mathematics
Hokkaido University
Sapporo 060-0810

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