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A study on gradient blow up for viscosity solutions of fully nonlinear, uniformly elliptic equations
[OWP200910] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 20090304)We investigate sharp conditions for boundary and interior gradient estimates of continuous viscosity solutions to fully nonlinear, uniformly elliptic equations under Dirichlet boundary conditions. When these conditions are ... 
1513  Subfactors and Conformal Field Theory
[OWR201516] (2015)  (22 Mar  28 Mar 2015)Connections between subfactor theory and conformal field theory have been expected since the early days of the former in 1980’s, and recently we see more and more evidence for deeper relations. It was our aim to attract ... 
1825a  Subgroups of Cremona Groups
[OWR201828] (2018)  (17 Jun  23 Jun 2018)There have been recent breakthroughs in two related questions: the study of Cremona groups, and the problem of rationality of algebraic varieties. Our workshop brought together algebraic geometers, who discussed and tried ... 
Supertropical linear algebra
[OWP201014] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2010)The objective of this paper is to lay out the algebraic theory of supertropical vector spaces and linear algebra, utilizing the key antisymmetric relation of "ghost surpasses." Special attention is paid to the various ... 
Supertropical Matrix Algebra III : Powers of Matrices and Generalized Eigenspaces
[OWP201020] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2010)We investigate powers of supertropical matrices, with special attention to the role of the coefficients of the supertropical characteristic polynomial (especially the supertropical trace) in controlling the rank of a power ... 
Supertropical Quadratic Forms I
[OWP201327] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2013)We initiate the theory of a quadratic form q over a semiring $R$. As customary, one can write $q(x+y)=q(x)+q(y)+b(x,y)$, where b is a companion bilinear form. But in contrast to the ringtheoretic case, the companion ... 
Supertropical semirings and supervaluations
[OWP201005] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2010)We interpret a valuation $\upsilon$ on a ring $R$ as a map $\upsilon:R \rightarrow M$ into a so called bipotent semiring $M$ (the usual maxplus setting), and then define a supervaluation $\varphi$ as a suitable map into ... 
Sur le Minimum de la Fonction de Brjuno
[OWP201826] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 20181211)The Brjuno function attains a strict global minimum at the golden section. 
1649  Surface Bundles
[OWR201656] (2016)  (04 Dec  10 Dec 2016)This workshop brought together specialists in algebraic topology, low dimensional topology, geometric group theory, algebraic geometry and neighboring fields. It provided a good overview of the current developments, and ... 
1904  Surface, Bulk, and Geometric Partial Differential Equations: Interfacial, stochastic, nonlocal and discrete structures
[OWR20193] (2019)  (20 Jan  26 Jan 2019)Partial differential equations in complex domains with free\linebreak boundaries and interfaces continue to be flourishing research areas at the interfaces between PDE theory, differential geometry, numerical analysis ... 
Surgery theory and geometry of representations
[OWS11] (Birkhäuser Basel, 1988)These notes were prepared for the DMVSeminar held in Dusseldorf, Schloss Mickeln from June 28 to July 5, 1987. They consist of two parts which can be read independently. The reader is presumed to have a basic education ... 
A surprising connection between quantum mechanics and shallow water waves
[SNAP2019018EN] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 20191211)We describe a connection between quantum mechanics and nonlinear wave equations and highlight a few problems at the forefront of modern research in the intersection of these areas. 
Swallowtail on the shore
[SNAP2014007EN] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2014)Platonic solids, Felix Klein, H.S.M. Coxeter and a flap of a swallowtail: The five Platonic solids tetrahedron, cube, octahedron, icosahedron and dodecahedron have always attracted much curiosity from mathematicians, not ... 
Swarming robots
[SNAP2016001EN] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2016)When lots of robots come together to form shapes, spread in an area, or move in one direction, their motion has to be planned carefully. We discuss how mathematicians devise strategies to help swarms of robots behave like ... 
The Sylow Structure of Scalar Automorphism Groups
[OWP201805] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 20180322)For any locally compact abelian periodic group A its automorphism group contains as a subgroup those automorphisms that leave invariant every closed subgroup of A, to be denoted by SAut(A). This subgroup is again a locally ... 
Symmetry and characters of finite groups
[SNAP2016005EN] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2016)Over the last two centuries mathematicians have developed an elegant abstract framework to study the natural idea of symmetry. The aim of this snapshot is to gently guide the interested reader through these ideas. In ... 
The TGraph of a Multigraded Hilbert Scheme
[OWP201134] (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011)The $T$graph of a multigraded Hilbert scheme records the zero and onedimensional orbits of the $T=(K^*)^n$ action on the Hilbert scheme induced from the $T$action on $\mathbb{A}^n$. It has vertices the $T$fixed points, ... 
0622  Teichmüller Space (Classical and Quantum)
[OWR200626] (2006)  (28 May  03 Jun 2006)This is a short report on the conference “Teichmüller Space (Classical and Quantum) ” held in Oberwolfach from May 28th to June 3rd, 2006. 
1048  Teichmüller Theory
[OWR201053] (2010)  (28 Nov  04 Dec 2010)This is a report on the workshop on Teichmüller theory held in Oberwolfach, from November 28 to December 4, 2010. The workshop brought together people working in various aspects of the field, with a focus on recent ... 
Ten lectures on random media
[OWS32] (Birkhäuser Basel, 2002)The following notes grew out oflectures held during the DMVSeminar on Random Media in November 1999 at the Mathematics Research Institute of Oberwolfach, and in FebruaryMarch 2000 at the Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris. ...