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1036  Actions and Invariants of Residually Finite Groups: Asymptotic Methods
[OWR201040] (2010)  (05 Sep  11 Sep 2010)The workshop brought together experts in finite group theory, L2cohomology, measured group theory, the theory of lattices in Lie groups, probability and topology. The common object of interest was residually finite groups, ... 
1605  Algebraic Cobordism and Projective Homogeneous Varieties
[OWR20165] (2016)  (31 Jan  06 Feb 2016)The aim of this workshop was to bring together researchers in the theory of projective homogeneous varieties with researchers working on cohomology theories of algebraic varieties, so that the latter can learn about the ... 
1315  Algebraic Groups
[OWR201317] (2013)  (07 Apr  13 Apr 2013)Linear algebraic groups is an active research area in contemporary mathematics. It has rich connections to algebraic geometry, representation theory, algebraic combinatorics, number theory, algebraic topology, and differential ... 
1016  Algebraic Groups
[OWR201019] (2010)  (18 Apr  24 Apr 2010)The workshop dealt with a broad range of topics from the structure theory and the representation theory of algebraic groups (in the widest sense). There was emphasis on the following areas: • classical and quantum cohomology ... 
0717  Algebraic Groups
[OWR200722] (2007)  (22 Apr  28 Apr 2007)The workshop dealt with a broad range of topics from the structure theory and the representation theory of algebraic groups (in the widest sense). There was emphasis on the following areas: structure and classification of ... 
1717  Algebraic Groups
[OWR201721] (2017)  (23 Apr  29 Apr 2017)Linear algebraic groups is an active research area in contemporary mathematics. It has rich connections to algebraic geometry, representation theory, algebraic combinatorics, number theory, algebraic topology, and differential ... 
2116  Algebraic Groups (hybrid meeting)
[OWR202120] (2021)  (18 Apr  24 Apr 2021)Linear algebraic groups is an active research area in contempo rary mathematics. It has rich connections to algebraic geometry, representa tion theory, algebraic combinatorics, number theory, algebraic topology, ... 
0714  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Conformal Field Theory
[OWR200717] (2007)  (01 Apr  07 Apr 2007)The two major approaches to chiral conformal field theory – one based on operator algebras and one based on vertex algebras – both lead to representation categories which are tensor categories and, in the case of rational ... 
2214  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Geometric Representation Theory
[OWR202218] (2022)  (03 Apr  09 Apr 2022)Our understanding of algebraic representations of reductive algebraic groups in positive characteristic has seen big advances in the last years and has been largely transformed into the geometric theory of studying parity ... 
1414  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Superrigidity
[OWR201416] (2014)  (30 Mar  05 Apr 2014)The purpose of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft was to review old and new phenomenas of rigidity in mathematics. The broad spectrum of such results was covered, such as MargulisZimmer superrigidity, cocyle and character rigidity. 
0804  Buildings: Interactions with Algebra and Geometry
[OWR20083] (2008)  (20 Jan  26 Jan 2008)The focus of the conference was on buildings and their applications. Buildings are combinatorial structures (metric cell complexes) which may be viewed as simultaneous generalizations of trees and projective spaces. There ... 
0834  C*Algebras
[OWR200837] (2008)  (17 Aug  23 Aug 2008)The theory of C*algebras plays a major role in many areas of modern mathematics, like Noncommutative Geometry, Dynamical Systems, Harmonic Analysis, and Topology, to name a few. The aim of the conference “C*algebras” ... 
1010  C*Algebren
[OWR201013] (2010)  (07 Mar  13 Mar 2010)The theory of C*algebras plays a major role in many areas of modern mathematics, like Noncommutative Geometry, Dynamical Systems, Harmonic Analysis, and Topology, to name a few. The aim of the conference “C*algebras” ... 
0535  C*Algebren
[OWR200541] (2005)  (28 Aug  03 Sep 2005) 
1335  C*Algebren
[OWR201343] (2013)  (25 Aug  31 Aug 2013)C*algebras play an important role in many modern areas of mathematics, like Noncommutative Geometry and Topology, Dynamical Systems, Harmonic Analysis and others. The conference “C*algebras” brings together leading experts ... 
2235  Character Theory and Categorification
[OWR202239] (2022)  (28 Aug  03 Sep 2022)Over a hundred years after the work of Frobenius and Schur, the sheer enormity of what is not known about the character theory of symmetric and alternating groups continues to surprise and awe the uninitiated. How does ... 
1823b  Cohomological and Metric Properties of Groups of Homeomorphisms of R
[OWR201826] (2018)  (03 Jun  09 Jun 2018)In recent years, the family of groups sharing features or design principles with classical Thompson groups has grown considerably. The workshop highlights new developments in this field with special emphasis on algorithmic ... 
1519  Cohomology of Finite Groups: Interactions and Applications
[OWR201524] (2015)  (03 May  09 May 2015)The cohomology of finite groups is an important tool in many subjects including representation theory and algebraic topology. This meeting was the fourth in a series that has emphasized the interactions of group cohomology ... 
1030  Cohomology of Finite Groups: Interactions and Applications
[OWR201032] (2010)  (25 Jul  31 Jul 2010)The cohomology of finite groups is an important tool in many subjects including representation theory and algebraic topology. This meeting was the third in a series that has emphasized the interactions of group cohomology ... 
0536  Cohomology of Finite Groups: Interactions and Applications
[OWR200542] (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 ...