Number Theory Semester

Poncelet French-Russian Laboratory, Moscow, Russia

January - June 2010

Organisers: Michel Balazard (CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet), Xavier Caruso (CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet), Michael Tsfasman (CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet, Institute for Information Transmission Problems), Alexey Zykin (Laboratoire Poncelet, State University Higher School of Economics)

French Russian


Most of the events during the semester will take place at the Independent University, 11 Bolshoi Vlassievsky pereulok, 119002 Moscow. The nearest metro stations are: Smolenskaja (Смоленская, line 3 = dark blue, not to be confused with the other station of the same name on the line 4 = light blue) and Koropotkinskaja (Кропоткинская, line 1 = red), see this map (in russian, with detailed instructions) or another map (in english). A metro map might also be useful.

You can contact the organizors by e-mail:

Michel Balazard
CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet
Email: balazard (at)

Xavier Caruso
CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet
Email: xavier.caruso (at)

Michael Tsfasman
CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet
Institute for Information Transmission Problems
Email: mtsfasman (at)

Alexey Zykin
Laboratoire Poncelet
State University Higher School of Economics
Email: alzykin (at)

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