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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION:COMPUTING 2011: 75 years of Turing machine and lambda calculus, 20-21 Oct 2011, GERMANY


COMPUTING 2011 - Symposium on 75 Years of Turing Machine and Lambda-Calculus, KIT Karlsruhe (Germany)

The Institute of Cryptography and Security and the Institute of 
Theoretical Informatics of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) 
announce COMPUTING 2011, a symposium devoted to the 75th anniversary of 
two pioneering works on the theory of computation: ?On Computable Numbers, 
with an Application to the Entscheidungsproblem? by Alan Turing and ?An 
Unsolvable Problem of Elementary Number Theory? by Alonzo Church.

The symposium will review the work of Church and Turing and its influence 
on contemporary Theoretical Computer Science. Talks at the symposium are 
intended to cover--among others-- topics like

    * Different Models of Computing (including, e.g., Parallel, Quantum, and
      Molecular/DNA Computing),
    * Complexity (including Computational and Parameterized Complexity),
    * Decidability of various Logical and Computational Systems,
    * Termination Analysis,
    * Computational Geometry.

The symposium will consist of invited talks given by both established and 
junior scientists.

Keynote Speakers

     * Henk Barendregt, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
     * Christof Teuscher, Portland State University, USA
     * Wolfgang Thomas, RWTH Aachen University, Germany


We invite you to attend COMPUTING 2011. Registration is open at

        http://baldur.iti.kit.edu/Computing2011/registration.html .


COMPUTING 2011 is organized by the Institute of Cryptography and Security (IKS) and
the Institute of Theoretical Informatics (ITI) of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

Symposium Chair / Contact

Olga Tveretina, olga@ira.uka.de

Program / Organizing Committee

Bernhard Beckert, ITI
Jacques Calmet, IKS
Stephan Falke, ITI
Christoph Gladisch, ITI
Dennis Hofheinz, IKS
Jrn Mller-Quade, IKS
Peter H. Schmitt, ITI
Carsten Sinz, ITI
Mana Taghdiri, ITI
Olga Tveretina, ITI
Roland Vollmar, IKS
Thomas Worsch, IKS

COMPUTING 2011 will be co-located with Deduktionstreffen 2011

The symposium is sponsored by KIT's Karlsruhe House of Young Scientists