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    • 0550 - Mathematics in the Physical Sciences, 1650-2000 

      [OWR-2005-56] Workshop Report 2005,56 (2005) - (11 Dec - 17 Dec 2005)
      The workshop “Mathematics in the Physical Sciences, 1650-2000” was organised by Niccol`o Guicciardini (Siena), Tinne Hoff Kjeldsen (Ros- kilde), and David Rowe (Mainz). By focusing on the interplay between math- ematics ...
    • 0549 - Set Theory 

      [OWR-2005-55] Workshop Report 2005,55 (2005) - (04 Dec - 10 Dec 2005)
      This meeting covered all important aspects of modern Set The- ory, including large cardinal theory, combinatorial set theory, descriptive set theory, connections with algebra and analysis, forcing axioms and inner model theory. ...
    • 0548 - Heat Kernels, Stochastic Processes and Functional Inequalities 

      [OWR-2005-54] Workshop Report 2005,54 (2005) - (27 Nov - 03 Dec 2005)
      The conference brought together mathematicians belonging to several fields, essentially analysis, probability and geometry. One of the main unifying topics was certainly the study of heat kernels in various contexts: fractals, ...
    • 0546c - Mini-Workshop: Heterotic Strings, Derived Categories, and Stacks 

      [OWR-2005-53] Workshop Report 2005,53 (2005) - (13 Nov - 19 Nov 2005)
      This workshop brought together both mathematicians and physi- cists interested in mathematical aspects of heterotic strings and physical as- pects of derived categories and stacks. These three topics in mathematics and ...
    • 0546a - Mini-Workshop: Dynamics of Cocycles and One-Dimensional Spectral Theory 

      [OWR-2005-51] Workshop Report 2005,51 (2005) - (13 Nov - 19 Nov 2005)
      Many spectral questions about one-dimensional Schrödinger op- erators with quasi-periodic potentials can be reduced to dynamical questions about certain quasi-periodic SL(2, R)-valued cocycles. This connection has recently ...
    • 0546b - Mini-Workshop: Analysis and Computation of Microstructures in Finite Plasticity 

      [OWR-2005-52] Workshop Report 2005,52 (2005) - (13 Nov - 19 Nov 2005)
      Plastic material behaviour is typically the result of the interac- tion of complex substructures on a microscopic scale. Common models of finite plasticity are based on macroscopic, phenomenological approaches and do not ...
    • 0545 - Combinatorial Optimization 

      [OWR-2005-50] Workshop Report 2005,50 (2005) - (06 Nov - 12 Nov 2005)
      This report summarizes the meeting on Combinatorial Optimiza- tion where new and promising developments in the field were discussed. The lectures show the many connections to other branches in Mathematics, like Combinatorics, ...
    • 0544 - Reactive Flow and Transport Through Complex Systems 

      [OWR-2005-49] Workshop Report 2005,49 (2005) - (30 Oct - 05 Nov 2005)
      The meeting focused on mathematical aspects of reactive flow, diffusion and transport through complex systems. The research interest of the participants varied from physical modeling using PDEs, mathematical model- ing ...
    • 0543a - Noncommutative Geometry and Quantum Field Theory 

      [OWR-2005-48] Workshop Report 2005,48 (2005) - (23 Oct - 29 Oct 2005)
      The workshop gathered experts from both mathemematics and physics working on the interrelation of Noncommutative Geometry and Quan- tum Field Theory, which has become one of the central topics in mathemat- ical physics ...
    • 0542 - Statistische und Probabilistische Methoden der Modellwahl 

      [OWR-2005-47] Workshop Report 2005,47 (2005) - (16 Oct - 22 Oct 2005)
      Aim of this conference with more than 50 participants, was to bring together leading researchers from roughly three different scientific com- munities who work on the same issue, data based model selection. Their different ...
    • 0540 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft mit aktuellem Thema: Modern Foundations for Stable Homotopy Theory 

      [OWR-2005-46] Workshop Report 2005,46 (2005) - (02 Oct - 08 Oct 2005)
      In recent years, spectral algebra or stable homotopical algebra over structured ring spectra has become an important new direction in stable homotopy theory. This workshop provided an introduction to structured ring spectra ...
    • 0539 - Low-Dimensional Manifolds 

      [OWR-2005-45] Workshop Report 2005,45 (2005) - (25 Sep - 01 Oct 2005)
      The workshop on Low-Dimensional was organized by M. Boileau (Toulouse), K. Johannson (Frankfurt) and P. Scott (Ann Arbor). The aim was to bring together an international audience in order to expose some of the recent results ...
    • 0538 - Analysis and Quantum Theory 

      [OWR-2005-44] Workshop Report 2005,44 (2005) - (18 Sep - 24 Sep 2005)
      The MFO-Workshop 0538 Analysis and Quantum Theory fo- cussed on problems in mathematical physics, especially those connected to quantum field theory. Several theoretical physicists introduced a mostly mathematically oriented ...
    • 0537 - Arakelov Geometry 

      [OWR-2005-43] Workshop Report 2005,43 (2005) - (11 Sep - 17 Sep 2005)
      The workshop on Arakelov geometry was attended by 45 partic- ipants, many of them young researchers. In 19 talks an overview of recent developments in Arakelov geometry was given.
    • 0536 - Cohomology of Finite Groups: Interactions and Applications 

      [OWR-2005-42] Workshop Report 2005,42 (2005) - (04 Sep - 10 Sep 2005)
      This is a report on a meeting on interactions and applications of the cohomology of finite groups. Besides several talks on the cohomology of finite groups there were talks on related subjects, in particular on the cohomology ...
    • 0535 - C*-Algebren 

      [OWR-2005-41] Workshop Report 2005,41 (2005) - (28 Aug - 03 Sep 2005)
      The aim of the workshop C ∗ -algebras was to bring together researchers from basi- cally all areas related to operator algebra theory. This gives a unique opportunity to obtain a broader view of the subject and to create ...
    • 0534a - Analysis and Geometric Singularities 

      [OWR-2005-39] Workshop Report 2005,39 (2005) - (21 Aug - 27 Aug 2005)
      The meeting was devoted to mathematical aspects of population genetics, a branch of theoretical biology that is concerned with the genetic structure of populations under the influence of various evolutionary processes such ...
    • 0534b - Mathematical Population Genetics 

      [OWR-2005-40] Workshop Report 2005,40 (2005) - (21 Aug - 27 Aug 2005)
      The meeting was devoted to mathematical aspects of population genetics, a branch of theoretical biology that is concerned with the genetic structure of populations under the influence of various evolutionary processes such ...
    • 0533a - Mini-Workshop: Operators on Spaces of Analytic Functions 

      [OWR-2005-36] Workshop Report 2005,36 (2005) - (14 Aug - 20 Aug 2005)
      The major topics discussed in this workshop were invariant sub- spaces of linear operators on Banach spaces of analytic functions, the ideal structure of H∞, asymptotics for condition numbers of large matrices, and questions ...
    • 0533c - Mini-Workshop: Gerbes, Twisted K-Theory and Conformal Field Theory 

      [OWR-2005-38] Workshop Report 2005,38 (2005) - (14 Aug - 20 Aug 2005)
      The aim of the mini-workshop was to bring together people whose work in mathematics and mathematical physics centers around geometry and topology applicable in modern string theory. More specifically, whose inter- ests are ...