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Name 
Title of Talk 
Reference 

Arcioni 
On the boundary dynamics of ChernSimons gravity 
On the boundary dynamics of ChernSimons gravity (with Blau and O'Loughlin) JHEP 0301, 067 (2003) hepth/0210089 
Baseilhac 
On dilogarithmic field theories 
Quantum hyperbolic invariants
for 3manifolds with
PSL(2,C)characters,
math.GT/0603280 Classical and quantum dilogarithmic invariants for flat PSL(2,C)bundles over 3manifolds, math.GT/0306283 3Dimensional dilogarithmic field theories, in preparation (rough preliminary version available on request) 
Benedetti 
Towards a dilogarithmic field theory for 3d gravity 
Quantum hyperbolic invariants
for 3manifolds with
PSL(2,C)characters,
math.GT/0603280 Classical and quantum dilogarithmic invariants for flat PSL(2,C)bundles over 3manifolds, math.GT/0306283 3Dimensional dilogarithmic field theories, in preparation (rough preliminary version available on request) 
Eric Buffenoir 
The nbody problem for ChernSimons de Sitter gravity 
Unfashionable observations about threedimensioal gravity (with K. Noui). May 2003, grqc/0305079 
Carfora 
2+1 gravity and WZW models on random Regge geometries 
Discretized Gravity and the SU(2)
WZW model, to appear in Class. & Quant. Gravity (Feb. 2004
issue)
The WZW model on random Regge triangulations (with G. Arcioni C. Dappiaggi and A. Marzuoli) hepth/0209031 
Carlip 
Quasinormal modes and BTZ black hole quantization 
Quasinormal Modes and Black Hole Quantum Mechanics in
2+1 Dimensions (with Birmingham and Chen)
hepth/0305113

Freidel 
Lorentzian state sum models in three dimensions 

GarciaIslas 
2+1dimensional Lorentzian quantum gravity and spin networks 

Gegenberg 
2+1 gravity and Thurston's geometrization conjecture 

Karadi 
Regge calculus on 3 dimensional manifolds with boundary 

Krasnov 
2+1 gravity with negative cosmological constant 
Analytic continuation for asymptotically ADS 3d gravity, Class.Quant.Grav.19:23992424,2002; grqc/0111049 
Kashaev 
Penner's coordinates for Teichmuller space and PSL(2,R) flat connections 
Coordinates for the moduli space of flat PSL(2,R)connections , math.GT/0307186 
Livine  Lorentzian formulation of 2+1 loop gravity  grqc/0309028, grqc/0212077, hepth/0307251 
Martins 
Knot theory with the Lorentz group 
Knot Theory With The Lorentz Group,
math.QA/0309162 ;
On the analytic properties of the zcoloured Jones polynomial math.QA/0310394 
Matschull 
3d Einstein gravity and ChernSimons theory 
On the relation between (2+1) Einstein gravity and ChernSimons theory, Class.Quant.Grav.16:25992609,1999; grqc/9903040 
Meusburger 
On the quantization of 2+1 gravity in the ChernSimons formulation 
Poisson structure and symmetry in the ChernSimons formulation of (2+1)dimensional gravity
(with B Schroers) Class. Quant. Grav. 20 (2003)
21932234;
grqc/0301108
The quantisation of Poisson structures arising in ChernSimons theory with gauge group $G\ltimes g^*$ (with B Schroers), hepth/0310218 
Oriti 
An orientation dependent 3d spin foam model 
E. R. Livine, D. Oriti, grqc/0210064 
H Murakami 
Limits of the coloured Jones polynomials and simplicial volumes 
Some limits of the colored Jones
polynomials of the figureeight knot,
math.GT/0308002. Mahler measure of the colored Jones polynomial and the volume conjecture, in: Volume Conjecture and Its Related Topics, RIMS Kokyuroku 1279 (2002) 8699, (math.GT/0206249) (with J. Murakami, M. Okamoto, T. Takata, and Y. Yokota) Kashaev's conjecture and the ChernSimons invariants of knots and links, Experiment. Math. 11 (2002), 427435. Kashaev's invariant and the volume of a hyperbolic knot after Y. Yokota, in: PHYSICS AND COMBINATORICS, Proceedings of the Nagoya 1999 International Workshop, Nagoya University, Japan 23  27 August 1999, edited by A.N. Kirillov, A. Tsuchiya and H. Umemura, World Scientific, 2001, pp. 244272. Optimistic calculations about the WittenReshetikhinTuraev invariants of closed threemanifolds obtained from the figureeight knot by integral Dehn surgeries, in: Recent Progress towards the volume conjecture, RIMS Kokyuroku 1172 (2000), 7079, (math.GT/0005289). The asymptotic behavior of the colored Jones function of a knot and its volume, in: Proceedings of `Art of Low Dimensional Topology VI', edited by T. Kohno, January, 2000, (math.GT/0004036). (with J. Murakami) The colored Jones polynomials and the simplicial volume of a knot, Acta Math. 186 (2001), 85104. 
J Murakami 
On the volume conjecture for the TuraevViro invariant 
pdffile of talk 
Nelson  Quantum matrices in (2+1)dimensional gravit 
J.E. Nelson, R.F. Picken, Paramatrization of the space of flat
SL(2,R) connections on the torus.
Lett.Math.Phys.59:215226,2002,
mathph/0105015; J.E. Nelson, R.F. Picken, Quantum matrix pairs. Lett.Math.Phys.52:277290,2000. math.QA/9911015 ; J.E. Nelson, R.F. Picken, Quantum holonomies in (2+1) dimensional gravity. Phys.Lett.B471:367372,2000. grqc/9911005 
Roche 
Combinatorial quantization of ChernSimons theory with SL(2,C) group 
Hamiltonian quantization of ChernSimons theory with SL(2,C) group (with E. Buffenoir and K. Noui) Class.Quant.Grav.19:4953,2002; hepth/0202121 
Sawin 
Quantum groups and modularity at roots of unity 

Thurston 
The Jones Polynomials: towards a quantum SL(2,C) ChernSimons Theory 

Woodward 
Asymptotics of quantum 6j symbols and nonEuclidean tetrahedra 

Yokota 
On the limit of Kashaev's invariants for hyperbolic knots 
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