FRG Workshop—Algorithmic Randomness
May 27–31, 2009
Madison, WI
Organizers: Joe Miller and Steffen Lempp
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FRG Workshop: Chicago, 2007
FRG Summer School: Gainesville, 2008

Sponsored by NSF Focused Research Group grant DMS-065267
Schedule
The intention was for people to arrive on Tuesday, May 26 and leave on Sunday, May 31. All talks took place in Van Vleck B223.

The schedule is available.

Speakers
Laurent Bienvenu, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Germany
Solovay functions
Doug Cenzer, University of Florida
Random elements of random closed sets
Chris Conidis, University of Chicago
Effectively approximating measurable sets by open sets
Rod Downey, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
More on dimensions
Lance Fortnow, Northwestern University
Avoiding computable sets in relativized polynomial-time
Johanna Franklin, National University of Singapore
Lowness and highness notions
Bjørn Kjos-Hanssen, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Members of random closed sets
Leonid Levin, Boston University
R. Daniel Mauldin, University of North Texas
Random closed sets as random recursive constructions
Alexander McLinden, University of North Texas
Wolfgang Merkle, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Germany
Nonmonotonic randomness notions
André Nies, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Cost functions
Randomness via effective descriptive set theory
Noopur Pathak, Pennsylvania State University
Randomness and the Lebesgue Differentiation Theorem
Alexander Shen, Laboratoire d'Informatique Fondamentale de Marseille
Muchnik's game interpretation of Kolmogorov complexity
Stephen G. Simpson, Pennsylvania State University
Computable symbolic dynamics
Dan Turetsky, University of Wisconsin—Madison
Dimension level sets in the plane
Lodging
We had a block of rooms at Lowell Hall (610 Langdon Street). We made the reservations.