Prof. Pasquale Mammone
was staying in St.Petersburg in the period from 23.07.2008 till 22.08.2008

Application for participation in the EIMI program

Foreign participant
Family name: Mammone
First name: Pasquale
Country of permanent residence: France
Degree, title(s): Professor
Affiliation: University of Artois (France)
Position: Dean of the sciences faculty

II. Russian participant(s)
Family name: Karpenko
First name(s): Nikita
Patronymic: Aleksandrovich
Degree, title(s): Professor
Affiliation: University Paris 06
Position: Professor

III. Subject and form of proposed joint work (a few phrases):

Quadratic forms over fields of arbitrary characteristic.
We shall try to generalize some known theorems on quadratic forms over
fields of characteristic different from 2 (as the theorem on values of the
first Witt index or the theorem on existence of fields of odd u-invariant) to the fields of arbitrary characteristic.

IV. Desired duration
      in the period from till

23 July 2008 - 22 August 2008