• 1411 - Adaptive Statistical Inference 

      [OWR-2014-13] (2014) - (09 Mar - 15 Mar 2014)
      This workshop in mathematical statistics highlights recent advances in adaptive methods for statistical estimation, testing and confidence sets. Related open mathematical problems are discussed with potential impact on the ...
    • 0741 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Percolation 

      [OWR-2007-48] (2007) - (07 Oct - 13 Oct 2007)
      Abstract. Percolation as a mathematical theory is more than fifty years old. During its life, it has attracted the attention of both physicists and mathematicians. This is due in large part to the fact that it represents ...
    • 1041 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Topological Robotics 

      [OWR-2010-47] (2010) - (10 Oct - 16 Oct 2010)
      The purpose of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft was to enable PhD students and researchers to study Topological Robotics, a new field investigating topological problems motivated by robotics and engineering as well as problems of ...
    • Central Limit Theorems for the Radial Spanning Tree 

      [OWP-2014-18] Schulte, Matthias; Thäle, Christoph (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2014)
      Consider a homogeneous Poisson point process in a compact convex set in d-dimensional Euclidean space which has interior points and contains the origin. The radial spanning tree is constructed by connecting each point of ...
    • 0935 - Challenges in Statistical Theory: Complex Data Structures and Algorithmic Optimization 

      [OWR-2009-39] (2009) - (23 Aug - 29 Aug 2009)
      Technological developments have created a constant incoming stream of complex new data structures that need analysis. Modern statistics therefore means mathematically sophisticated new statistical theory that generates or ...
    • 0739 - Coagulation and Fragmentation Models 

      [OWR-2007-46] (2007) - (23 Sep - 29 Sep 2007)
      Analysis of coagulation and fragmentation is crucial to understanding many processes of scientific and industrial importance. In recent years this has led to intensified research activities in the areas of differential ...
    • 0918 - Combinatorics and Probability 

      [OWR-2009-23] (2009) - (26 Apr - 02 May 2009)
      The effective application of probabilistic reasoning in the study of problems in diverse areas is one of the most exciting recent developments in Mathematics. Probabilistic methods turned out to be very powerful in Discrete ...
    • 1616 - Combinatorics and Probability 

      [OWR-2016-22] (2016) - (17 Apr - 23 Apr 2016)
      For the past few decades, Combinatorics and Probability Theory have had a fruitful symbiosis, each benefitting from and influencing developments in the other. Thus to prove the existence of designs, probabilistic methods ...
    • 1316 - Combinatorics and Probability 

      [OWR-2013-18] (2013) - (14 Apr - 20 Apr 2013)
      The main theme of this workshop was the use of probabilistic methods in combinatorics and theoretical computer science. Although these methods have been around for decades, they are being refined all the time: they are ...
    • Contractive Idempotents on Locally Compact Quantum Groups 

      [OWP-2012-19] Neufang, Matthias; Salmi, Pekka; Skalski, Adam; Spronk, Nico (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2012)
      A general form of contractive idempotent functionals on coamenable locally compact quantum groups is obtained, generalising the result of Greenleaf on contractive measures on locally compact groups. The image of a convolution ...
    • 0949 - Convex Geometry and its Applications 

      [OWR-2009-53] (2009) - (29 Nov - 05 Dec 2009)
      The geometry of convex domains in Euclidean space plays a central role in several branches of mathematics: functional and harmonic analysis, the theory of PDE, linear programming and, increasingly, in the study of other ...
    • 1550 - Convex Geometry and its Applications 

      [OWR-2015-56] (2015) - (06 Dec - 12 Dec 2015)
      The past 30 years have not only seen substantial progress and lively activity in various areas within convex geometry, e.g., in asymptotic geometric analysis, valuation theory, the $L_p$-Brunn-Minkowski theory and stochastic ...
    • 1250 - Convex Geometry and its Applications 

      [OWR-2012-59] (2012) - (09 Dec - 15 Dec 2012)
      The geometry of convex domains in Euclidean space plays a central role in several branches of mathematics: functional and harmonic analysis, the theory of PDE, linear programming and, increasingly, in the study of other ...
    • 1516b - Copulae: On the Crossroads of Mathematics and Economics 

      [OWR-2015-20] (2015) - (12 Apr - 18 Apr 2015)
      The central focus of the workshop was on copula theory as well as applications to multivariate stochastic modelling. The programme was intrinsically interdisciplinary and represented areas with much recent progress. The ...
    • 1143a - Correlations and Interactions for Random Quantum Systems 

      [OWR-2011-50] (2011) - (23 Oct - 29 Oct 2011)
      Random quantum systems cover a broad range of mathematical models from random Schr¨odinger operators to random matrices and quantum spin models with random parameters. Their understanding requires techniques which combine ...
    • 1443 - Dirichlet Form Theory and its Applications 

      [OWR-2014-48] (2014) - (19 Oct - 25 Oct 2014)
      Theory of Dirichlet forms is one of the main achievements in modern probability theory. It provides a powerful connection between probabilistic and analytic potential theory. It is also an effective machinery for studying ...
    • 0813 - Disordered Systems: Random Schrödinger Operators and Random Matrices 

      [OWR-2008-16] (2008) - (23 Mar - 29 Mar 2008)
    • 1410 - Enumerative Combinatorics 

      [OWR-2014-12] (2014) - (02 Mar - 08 Mar 2014)
      Enumerative Combinatorics focusses on the exact and asymptotic counting of combinatorial objects. It is strongly connected to the probabilistic analysis of large combinatorial structures and has fruitful connections to ...