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Summer School: Introduction to totally disconnected locally compact groups

4-8 September 2023, Münster, Germany

This summer school provides an introduction to various aspects of t.d.l.c. groups aimed at graduate students and postgraduate fellows. Topics include Cayley-Abels graphs, homological methods, p-adic Lie groups and self-similarity.

Lecture series

Ilaria Castellano (Bielefeld)
Alejandra Garrido (Madrid)
Helge Glöckner (Paderborn)
Waltraud Lederle (Louvain)
George Willis (Newcastle)
With a special lecture by Rostislav Grigorchuk (Texas A&M)


Simon André (Münster)
Michal Ferov (Newcastle)
Alejandra Garrido (Madrid)
Shirly Geffen (Münster)
David Kerr (Münster)
Colin Reid (Newcastle)
Katrin Tent (Münster)
Stephan Tornier (Newcastle)
George Willis (Newcastle)



Registration will take place on the ground floor of the highrise building, starting at 9:00.

Conference photo
Conference photo
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Register here for the summer school.

Support and child care

Child care is available free of charge for all participants of the workshop.

Venue and Travel Information

The conference takes place in room SRZ 217 on the second floor of the seminar building located at

Orléans-Ring 12
48149 Münster

We have reserved a block of hotel rooms that, subject to availability, can be directly booked by participants through the web portal of Münster Marketing.

Directions can be found on openstreetmap or on the Campus map of the University of Münster.

Detailed travel information can be found on the MM websites.

Download: Information for conference guests / Informationsblatt für Tagungsteilnehmer*innen [enIde]


Once available, you are welcome to download the poster and display it at your institution.


The conference is supported by the Cluster of Excellence Mathematics Münster.