The Enrage topical school "ON GROWTH AND SHAPES" consists of five introductory courses designated for PhD students and posdocs in physics and mathematics.
The aim is a pedagogical presentation of basic concepts.
At the end the audience should be well prepared to understand the current trends of research.
It will take place in Paris at the Institut Henri Poincaré from June 2 to June 6, 2008.
There will be ample time and space for discussions and interactions between the participants.
Note that the IHP is open from 8h30 until 18h00 from Monday to Friday. There will be a few offices and meeting rooms available for discussions. The IHP provides an open WiFi network and terminals.
The library is open from 9h30 to 18h00. It is reserved for work, silence and deep thoughts.
Participation in the school is open subject only to space constraints. There is no registration fee.
Registration is mandatory, even for Paris-area scientists.
Official deadline for registration: May 2, 2008. It is still possible to register.