Seventh de Brún Workshop on

Homological Perturbation Theory

1-5 December, 2014

Some lecture slides are available here.

The de Brún workshop series began in 2008. The current workshop is devoted to homological perturbation theory, applications and related topics. All who are interested are invited to attend. There is no workshop fee . The web pages of previous workshops are located here.

A printable poster, which can be used to advertize the workshop on your institution's notice board, is available here


So far, the list of participants includes


Poster session

There will be a poster session during the workshop and all participants are encouraged to present a poster. If you would like us to print your A0 poster for you please contact If you have prepared a poster before then this tex template and pdf version might convince you that it is very easy to typset one.


A schedule of lectures is available here. The first lecture starts on Monday afternoon at 5pm and the workshop is over by 11am on Friday.


There are regular rail connections from Dublin to Galway, and bus connections from all Irish cities and towns.
From Dublin airport there are also direct busses to Galway operated by Citylink and GoBus.
Galway Airport seems out of operation, but please check again. There are flights to Shannon from Birmingham, Edinburgh, Heathrow, London City and Manchester by Aer Lingus.

Directions to NUI Galway by road can be found here .
NUI Galway has a number of pay-and-display parking places for visitors. Cars parked in other spaces on the NUI Galway campus and not displaying a valid parking permit will be clamped.


We have booked accommodation in Jurys Inn Galway for those participants listed here. The default booking is for the nights of Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday. If you plan to arrive later than Monday or depart earlier than Friday then please check here that the default booking has been correctly updated. An asterix by your name indicates that you have agreed to cover the accommodation from your own research funds. A special thanks to those with an asterix!

Accommodation (for those organizing it themselves)

The following hotels and guest houses are convenient for the NUI Galway campus:

Please contact Ireland West for further information about accommodation near NUI Galway.

For further information, please keep an eye on this website which will be updated regularly, or contact the organisers Mohamed Barakat and Graham Ellis and Pedro Real and Julio Rubio.

The Seventh de Brún Workshop is generously supported by