## Arnold's Seminar: Schedule for Autumn 2002

- September 10.
- V.I.Arnold.
*Problems.*

- September 17.
- P.Pushkar'.
*Two theorems:*

1. Functions on manifolds having all critical points inside a ball.

2. On the minimal number of critical points of functions on h-cobordism.
(joint with Yu. Rudyak).

Summary (transliterated Russian).

- September 24.
- S.Gusein-Zade.
*Computing Poincare series of multiindex
filtrations using integration with respect to Euler characteristic.*

- October 1.
- V.I.Arnold.
*On the classes (N+) and (M-). Part 1.*

- October 8.
- V.I.Arnold.
*On the classes (N+) and (M-). Part 2.*

- October 15.
- O.Karpenkov.
*Higher dimensional continued fractions.*
Summary (transliterated Russian).

- October 22.
- S.K.Lando.
*Classification of rational functions
and representations of the Lie algebra $sl(2)$" (after A.Varchenko
and I.Scherbak).*

- October 29.
- Francesca Aicardi.
*Invariants of apparent contours*.

Abstract.
Draft version of the paper (joint with T.Ohmoto)
is also available.

- November 5.
- V.I.Arnold.
*On the classes (N+) and (M-). Part 3.*

- November 12.
- V.I.Arnold.
*On the classes (N+) and (M-). Part 4.*

- November 19.
- A.G.Khovanskii. On Sturm-type theorems about the number of zeroes
of real polynomials.

- November 26.
- V.I.Arnold.
*On the multiplicative groups of invertible integer residues.*

- December 3.
- S.K.Lando.
*Towards a complexification of Vassiliev invariants.*

- December 10.
- S.Gusein-Zade.
Exponential functions of algebraic varieties.

Abstract:
in Russian Cyrillic,
Transliteration.

- December 17.
- No seminar. See you next year!

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