• 1406a - Langlands Correspondence and Constructive Galois Theory 

      [OWR-2014-5] (2014) - (02 Feb - 08 Feb 2014)
      Recent progress in the Langlands programm provides a significant step towards the understanding of the arithmetic of global fields. The geometric Langlands program provides a systematic way to construct l-adic sheaves ...
    • 0436 - Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics 

      [OWR-2004-43] (2004) - (29 Aug - 04 Sep 2004)
      ``Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics'' is at the crossroad of probability theory and statistical physics. One central theme of statistical physics is the emergent behavior resulting from the interaction of many identical ...
    • 0735 - Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics 

      [OWR-2007-42] (2007) - (26 Aug - 01 Sep 2007)
      ``Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics'' is at the crossroad of probability theory and statistical physics. One central theme of statistical physics is the emergent behavior resulting from the interaction of many identical ...
    • 1344 - Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics 

      [OWR-2013-52] (2013) - (27 Oct - 02 Nov 2013)
      In focus are interacting stochastic systems with many components, ranging from stochastic partial differential equations to discrete systems as interacting particles on a lattice moving through random jumps. More specifically ...
    • 1045 - Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics 

      [OWR-2010-50] (2010) - (07 Nov - 13 Nov 2010)
      In focus are interacting stochastic systems with many components, ranging from stochastic partial differential equations to discrete systems as interacting particles on a lattice moving through random jumps. More specifically ...
    • 1646 - Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics 

      [OWR-2016-54] (2016) - (13 Nov - 19 Nov 2016)
      The goal of this workshop was to explore the recent advances in the mathematical understanding of the macroscopic properties which emerge on large space-time scales from interacting microscopic particle systems. There were ...
    • Late-Time Behaviour of Israel Particles in a FLRW Spacetime with Λ>0 

      [OWP-2016-19] Lee, Ho; Nungesser, Ernesto (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2016-10)
      In this paper we study the relativistic Boltzmann equation in a spatially flat FLRW space-time. We consider Israel particles, which are the relativistic counterpart of the Maxwellian particles, and obtain global-in-time ...
    • 1338a - Lattice Differential Equations 

      [OWR-2013-46] (2013) - (15 Sep - 21 Sep 2013)
      The workshop focused on recent advances in the analysis of lattice differential equations such as discrete Klein-Gordon and nonlinear Schrödinger equations as well as the Fermi-Pasta-Ulam lattice. Lattice differential ...
    • 1603 - Lattices and Applications in Number Theory 

      [OWR-2016-3] (2016) - (17 Jan - 23 Jan 2016)
      This is a report on the workshop on Lattices and Applications in Number Theory held in Oberwolfach, from January 17 to January 23, 2016. The workshop brought together people working in various areas related to the field: ...
    • Laws of small numbers : extremes and rare events 

      [OWS-23] Falk, Michael; Hüsler, Jürg; Reiss, Rolf-Dieter (Birkhäuser Basel, 1994)
      Since the publication of the first edition of this seminar book in 1994, the theory and applications of extremes and rare events have enjoyed an enormous and still increasing interest. The intention of the book is to give ...
    • 0827b - Learning Theory and Approximation 

      [OWR-2008-30] (2008) - (29 Jun - 05 Jul 2008)
      The workshop \emph{Learning Theory and Approximation}, organised by Kurt Jetter (Stuttgart-Hohenheim), Steve Smale (Berkeley) and Ding-Xuan Zhou (Hong\linebreak Kong), was held June 29 -- July 5, 2008. The meeting was ...
    • 1226 - Learning Theory and Approximation 

      [OWR-2012-31] (2012) - (24 Jun - 30 Jun 2012)
      Learning theory studies data structures from samples and aims at understanding unknown function relations behind them. This leads to interesting theoretical problems which can be often attacked with methods from Approximation ...
    • 1627b - Learning Theory and Approximation 

      [OWR-2016-33] (2016) - (03 Jul - 09 Jul 2016)
      The main goal of this workshop – the third one of this type at the MFO – has been to blend mathematical results from statistical learning theory and approximation theory to strengthen both disciplines and use synergistic ...
    • Lectures on Algebraic Statistics 

      [OWS-39] Drton, Mathias; Sturmfels, Bernd; Sullivant, Seth (Birkhäuser Basel, 2009)
      How does an algebraic geometer studying secant varieties further the understanding of hypothesis tests in statistics? Why would a statistician working on factor analysis raise open problems about determinantal varieties? ...
    • Lectures on Hermitian-Einstein metrics for stable bundles and Kähler-Einstein metrics 

      [OWS-08] Siu, Yum-Tong (Birkhäuser Basel, 1987)
      These notes are based on the lectures I delivered at the German Mathematical Society Seminar in Schloss Michkeln in DUsseldorf in June. 1986 on Hermitian-Einstein metrics for stable bundles and Kahler-Einstein metrics. The ...
    • Lectures on spaces of nonpositive curvature : with an appendix by Misha Brin Ergodicity of geodesic flows 

      [OWS-25] Ballmann, Werner (Birkhäuser Basel, 1995)
      Singular spaces with upper curvature bounds and, in particular, spaces of nonpositive curvature, have been of interest in many fields, including geometric (and combinatorial) group theory, topology, dynamical systems and ...
    • Lectures on vanishing theorems 

      [OWS-20] Esnault, Hélène; Viehweg, Eckart (Birkhäuser Basel, 1992)
      Introduction M. Kodaira's vanishing theorem, saying that the inverse of an ample invert­ ible sheaf on a projective complex manifold X has no cohomology below the dimension of X and its generalization, due to Y. Akizuki ...
    • Legendrian Knots in Lens Spaces 

      [OWP-2011-01] Onaran, Sinem (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011)
      In this note, we first classify all topological torus knots lying on the Heegaard torus in Lens spaces, and then we classify Legendrian representatives of torus knots. We show that all Legendrian torus knots in universally ...
    • Legendrian Lens Space Surgeries 

      [OWP-2016-10] Geiges, Hansjörg; Onaran, Sinem (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2016-06-17)
      We show that every tight contact structure on any of the lens spaces $L(ns^2 - s + 1,s^2)$ with $n\geq 2, s \geq 1$, can be obtained by a single Legendrian surgery along a suitable Legendrian realisation of the negative ...
    • Legendrian rational unknots in lens spaces 

      [OWP-2013-06] Geiges, Hansjörg; Onaran, Sinem (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2013-03-14)
      We classify Legendrian rational unknots with tight complements in the lens spaces $L(p,1)$ up to coarse equivalence. As an example of the general case, this classification is also worked out for $L(5, 2)$. The knots are ...