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Anatole Katok Center For Dynamical Systems And Geometry

Recent Advances in Dynamics, Geometry, and Number Theory

Recent Advances in Dynamics, Geometry, and Number Theory 

A conference in honor of Svetlana Katok's birthday

August 27-28, 2022

All lectures will be held at the Mathematics Department (114 McAllister Building) at the Penn State University Park campus.

Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics and the Anatole Katok Center for Dynamical Systems and Geometry at Penn State, with generous support from Michael Brin.

Svetlana Katok's photo


To register for the conference, please submit your registration by clicking here.



Adam Abrams (Wrocław)

Tatyana Barron (Western Ontario)

Danijela Damjanovic (KTH) virtual talk

Giovanni Forni (Maryland)

Boris Hasselblatt (Tufts)

Krystyna Kuperberg (Auburn)

Mariusz Lemańczyk (Nicolaus Copernicus)

Richard Schwartz (Brown)

Ralf Spatzier (Michigan)



Yakov Pesin (

Federico Rodriguez Hertz (

Ilie Ugarcovici (


Administrative Assistant:

Shawna Dougherty (



The invited speakers will stay at the Hyatt Place State College. Reservations will be made by the Department.

Participants have a choice of staying in Hyatt Place State College or Hilton Garden Inn State College.

Reservations at Hyatt Place can be made by either calling Central Reservations at 1-888-492-8847 and referencing the group name in addition to the code G-PSCM or going online at Hyatt Place State College. When booking online, your guests will need to type in group code G-PSCM to ensure that they receive the group discount under the “Corporate or Group Code” option from the drop-down menu (which is listed as the last one) beneath the dates.

Individual reservations do not go through Hyatt Sales, so please use the phone number above or the website for booking. The cutoff date for booking reservations is 8/12/2022.

Should you decide change your arrival/departure dates or if you should decide not to attend, please contact the hotel directly. Please note: cancellation fees, early departure fees and no-show policies effective.

Reservations at Hilton Garden Inn State College can be made by going online by clicking the reservation link here. The cutoff date for booking reservations at this rate is 07/28/2022

More Information:

Click here for detailed University Park campus map listing individual buildings. General information about State College including restaurant guides, hotel information, maps, weather forecast, etc. is available here. Travel instructions can be obtained from

You may be interested in browsing the Anatole Katok Center for Dynamical Systems and Geometry webpage. There you will find our seminar schedule, list of special events, publications of group members, courses information.

Parking: The parking lot Brown BC on Pollock Rd. across from the Mathematics Department cannot be used at any time without permit anymore. The HUB parking desk would be the closest option for visitors.