Prof. Laura Anderson

was staying in St.Petersburg from 29.06.1997 to 29.07.1997
                Application for participation in the EIMI program 
                            TETE-A-TETE IN RUSSIA 
     I. Western participant(s)
        1) last name        Anderson
        2) given name(s)    Laura 
        3) degree, title(s) Ph.D
        4) citizenship      USA
        5) affiliation      Indiana University
        6) position         Visiting Asst. Professor
        7) mailing address  Dept. of Mathematics
                            Indiana University
                            Bloomington, IN 47401
        8) e-mail address
        9) phone number     812-855-6731
       10) FAX number       812-855-0046
    II. Russian participant(s)
        1) family name      Mnev
        2) given name       Nikolai
        3) patronymic       Evgen'evich    
        4) degree, title(s) Ph.D 
        5) affiliation      POMI RAN
        6) position         Senior Researcher
        7) mailing address  POMI, Fontanka 27 
        8) e-mail address 
        9) phone number     3515601 (home)   
       10) FAX number
   III. Subject and form of proposed joint work (a few phrases)
      Locally polytopal manifolds, combinatorial differential manifolds,
      and their connections with characteristic classes and polytopes.

    IV. Desired duration 2 months in the period
        from August 1997 to September 1997