Computational Geometry Workshop: Sharir Fest

June 11, 2000
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

A workshop to celebrate Micha Sharir's 50th birthday is being held on June 11, immediately before the 16th Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry.

Tentative Program

10:45 Opening Remarks
11:00 Historical perspective of arrangements
Herbert Edelsbrunner, Duke University
12:00 Lunch
1:30 Arrangements again, or on complexity in geometry
Boris Aronov, Polytechnic University
2:30 The various incarnations of Inverse-Ackermann
Bernard Chazelle, Princeton University
3:30 Coffee break
4:00 Geometry and motion
Leonidas J. Guibas, Stanford University
5:00 Micha Sharir, Tel Aviv University

All talks will be in Lecture Theatre G (LTG).


Please indicate that you will participate in the workshop when you register for the symposium. There is no separate registration fee.

Should you wish to participate only in the workshop, please register by sending Email to We will not be able to provide accomodation on campus in that case.

You can check in for both Workshop and Symposium at 10:30 in front of Lecture Theatre G (the workshop location).


Pankaj K. Agarwal, Duke University (
Otfried Cheong, HKUST (
Dan Halperin, Tel Aviv University (
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