Discrete Systems and Geometry

This workshop will take place between Sunday 22nd (arrival day) and Friday 27th June 2003 (departure day) at the Auchrannie Spa Resort ( on the Isle of Arran ( The cost will be £290 (pounds sterling) per participant/accompanying person plus £80 (pounds sterling) registration fee for participants. The number of participants limited to 50. A deposit of £50 (pounds sterling) per person must be paid as soon as possible.

A limited amount of funding is available to fund UK research students (up to half of costs) and participants from (for example) FSU, Eastern Europe, India and China.

Those interested in attending should fill out the online registration form which has a facility for the online payment of the deposit. If you have already made a provisional registration you may now update this by following the instructions on the registration page.

Travel information

The Isle of Arran is close to both Glasgow and Prestwick airports and public transport to Arran from these airports and elsewhere is straightforward. Look here for more information.

Invited speakers

Alexander Bobenko (Technical University, Berlin)

Adam Doliwa (Warsaw University)

Tetsuji Tokihiro (University of Tokyo)

Scientific organising committee

E. V. Ferapontov, F. W. Nijhoff, J. Satsuma, W. K. Schief

Local Organising Committee

C. Athorne, C. R. Gilson and J. J. C. Nimmo