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International Algebraic Conference dedicated to D.K.FADDEEV

June 24 - 30, 1997

### Announcement

The St.Petersburg Department of the Steklov Mathematical
Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences

The St.Petersburg State University
The conference is timed to the 90th anniversary of

** Dmitrii Konstantinovich Faddeev (1907-1989)**,

an eminent scientist and a
wonderful man. He was an Associate Member of Academy of Sciences
of the Soviet Union, Professor
in the St.Petersburg State University, a State prize laureate,
President of the St.Petersburg Mathematical Society.
D.K.Faddeev contributed significantly to many areas of mathematics.
It is expected that many outstanding specialists in algebra and
its applications will participate in the conference. The pupils of
Faddeev, the pupils of his pupuls, and so on consider the
participation in the conference their pleasant duty.
It is anticipated that plenary reports will be given and the
work of the following sections will be organized:

- algebraic geometry,
- algebraic number theory,
- Galois theory,
- representation theory,
- rings and modules,
- the theory of groups and semigroups,
- algorithmic and numerical problems of algebra.

One session is
planned to be dedicated to

**Vera Nikolaevna Faddeeva (1906-1983)**.

We ask all who wish to participate the conference to respond
**by June 30 **and
inform the coordination comittee about their suggestions. The
coordination committee needs to know at least an approximate list
of participants in order to plan further actions.

Chairman of Coordination Committee

**Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Professor A.V.Yakovlev**

Secretary of Coordination Committee

**Candidate of Physics and Mathematics, Assistant Professor B.B.Lur'e**

*Mail address:*

Russia, 191011, St.Petersburg, Fontanka 27, POMI

Russia, 198904, St.Petersburg, Staryi Petergof,

Bibliotechnaya square, 2.

Department of Algebra and Number Theory.

*Fax:*** 7(812)-310-53-77**

*E-mail address:**Lurje@pdmi.ras.ru*

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