• The Becker-Gottlieb Transfer: a Geometric Description 

      [OWP-2019-13] Wang, Yi-Sheng (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2019-05-14)
      In this note, we examine geometric aspects of the Becker-Gottlieb transfer in terms of the Umkehr and index maps, and rework some classic index theorems, using the cohomological formulae of the Becker-Gottlieb transfer. ...
    • The Berry-Keating Operator on a Lattice 

      [OWP-2016-23] Bolte, Jens; Egger, Sebastian; Keppeler, Stefan (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2016-11-17)
      We construct and study a version of the Berry-Keating operator with a built-in truncation of the phase space, which we choose to be a two-dimensional torus. The operator is a Weyl quantisation of the classical Hamiltonian ...
    • Boundary Representations of Operator Spaces, and Compact Rectangular Matrix Convex Sets 

      [OWP-2016-24] Fuller, Adam H.; Hartz, Michael; Lupini, Martino (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2016-12-13)
      We initiate the study of matrix convexity for operator spaces. We define the notion of compact rectangular matrix convex set, and prove the natural analogs of the Krein-Milman and the bipolar theorems in this context. We ...
    • Braid equivalences and the L-moves 

      [OWP-2011-20] Lambropoulou, Sofia (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011-05-19)
      In this survey paper we present the L-moves between braids and how they can adapt and serve for establishing and proving braid equivalence theorems for various diagrammatic settings, such as for classical knots, for knots ...
    • Bredon Cohomology and Robot Motion Planning 

      [OWP-2017-34] Farber, Michael; Grant, Mark; Lupton, Gregory; Oprea, John (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2017-11-29)
      In this paper we study the topological invariant ${\sf {TC}}(X)$ reflecting the complexity of algorithms for autonomous robot motion. Here, $X$ stands for the configuration space of a system and ${\sf {TC}}(X)$ is, roughly, ...
    • Calculating conjugacy classes in Sylow p-subgroups of finite Chevalley groups of rank six and seven 

      [OWP-2013-10] Goodwin, Simon M.; Mosch, Peter; Röhrle, Gerhard (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2013-04-10)
      Let $G(q)$ be a finite Chevalley group, where $q$ is a power of a good prime $p$, and let $U(q)$ be a Sylow $p$-subgroup of $G(q)$. Then a generalized version of a conjecture of Higman asserts that the number $k(U(q))$ of ...
    • Cataland: Why the Fuß? 

      [OWP-2019-01] Stump, Christian; Thomas, Hugh; Williams, Nathan (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2019-01-21)
      The three main objects in noncrossing Catalan combinatorics associated to a finite Coxeter system are noncrossing partitions, clusters, and sortable elements. The first two of these have known Fuß-Catalan generalizations. ...
    • Categoric Aspects of Authentication 

      [OWP-2012-05] Schillewaert, Jeroen; Thas, Koen (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2012-04-24)
    • Categorical Linearly Ordered Structures 

      [OWP-2018-08] Downey, Rod; Melnikov, Alexander; Ng, Keng Meng (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2018-04-26)
      We prove that for every computable limit ordinal $\alpha$ there exists a computable linear ordering $\mathcal{A}$ which is $\Delta^0_\alpha$-categorical and $\alpha$ is smallest such, but nonetheless for every isomorphic ...
    • A categorical model for the virtual braid group 

      [OWP-2011-19] Kauffman, Louis H.; Lambropoulou, Sofia (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011-05-18)
    • 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 ...
    • A Characterization of Semisimple Plane Polynomial Automorphisms 

      [OWP-2008-08] Maubach, Stefan; Furter, Jean-Philippe (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2008-03-12)
      It is well-known that an element of the linear group $GL_n(\mathbb{C})$ is semisimple if and only if its conjugacy class is Zariski closed. The aim of this paper is to show that the same result holds for the group of complex ...
    • A Cheeger Type Inequality in Finite Cayley Sum Graphs 

      [OWP-2019-21] Biswas, Arindam; Saha, Jyoti Prakash (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2019-07-31) - (5 May - 27 July 2019)
      Let $G$ be a finite group and $S$ be a symmetric generating set of $G$ with $|S| = d$. We show that if the undirected Cayley sum graph $C_{\Sigma}(G,S)$ is an expander graph and is non-bipartite, then the spectrum of its ...
    • Chirality of Real Non-Singular Cubic Fourfolds and Their Pure Deformation Classification 

      [OWP-2019-14] Finashin, Sergey; Kharlamov, Viatcheslav (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2019-05-15)
      In our previous works we have classified real non-singular cubic hypersurfaces in the 5-dimensional projective space up to equivalence that includes both real projective transformations and continuous variations of ...
    • Classification of idempotent states on the compact quantum groups Uq(2), SUq(2) and SOq(3) 

      [OWP-2009-08] Franz, Uwe; Skalski, Adam; Tomatsu, Reiji (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2009-03-02)
      We give a simple characterisation of those idempotent states on compact quantum groups which arise as Haar states on quantum subgroups, show that all idempotent states on quantum groups $U_q(2)$, $SU_q(2)$, and $SO_q(3) ...
    • Classification of totally real elliptic Lefschetz fibrations via necklace diagrams 

      [OWP-2011-13] Salepci, Nermin (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011)
      We show that totally real elliptic Lefschetz brations that admit a real section are classified by their "real loci" which is nothing but an $S^1$-valued Morse function on the real part of the total space. We assign to ...
    • The Cleavage Operad and String Topology of Higher Dimension 

      [OWP-2011-37] Bargheer, Tarje (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011)
    • Cluster structures on simple complex lie groups and the Belavin-Drinfeld classification 

      [OWP-2011-10] Gekhtman, Michael; Shapiro, Michael; Vainshtein, Alek (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2011-05-12)
      We study natural cluster structures in the rings of regular functions on simple complex Lie groups and Poisson-Lie structutures compatible with these cluster structures. According to our main conjecture, each class in the ...
    • Cocharacter-closure and spherical buildings 

      [OWP-2015-12] Bate, Michael; Herpel, Sebastian; Martin, Benjamin; Röhrle, Gerhard (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2015-07-29)
      Let $k$ be a field, let $G$ be a reductive $k$-group and $V$ an affine $k$-variety on which $G$ acts. In this note we continue our study of the notion of cocharacter-closed $G(k)$-orbits in $V$. In earlier work we used a ...
    • Cocharacter-Closure and the Rational Hilbert-Mumford Theorem 

      [OWP-2014-16] Bate, Michael; Herpel, Sebastian; Martin, Benjamin; Röhrle, Gerhard (Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, 2014-12-20)
      For a field $k$, let $G$ be a reductive $k$-group and $V$ an affine $k$-variety on which $G$ acts. Using the notion of cocharacter-closed $G(k)$-orbits in $V$ , we prove a rational version of the celebrated Hilbert-Mumford ...