Browsing Workshops 2006 by Title
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0603  Deformations and Contractions in Mathematics and Physics
[OWR20063] (2006)  (15 Jan  21 Jan 2006)Deformations of mathematical structures are not only important in most parts of mathematics but also to a large extend in physics. Contractions are in some respect dual to deformations. The workshop brought together world ... 
0616  DifferentialAlgebraic Equations
[OWR200618] (2006)  (16 Apr  22 Apr 2006)DifferentialAlgebraic Equations (DAE) are today an independent field of research, which is gaining in importance and becoming of increasing interest for applications and mathematics itself. This workshop has drawn the ... 
0610  Discrete Differential Geometry
[OWR200612] (2006)  (05 Mar  11 Mar 2006)Discrete Differential Geometry is a broad new area where differential geometry (studying smooth curves, surfaces and other manifolds) interacts with discrete geometry (studying polyhedral manifolds), using tools and ideas ... 
0632  Fourdimensional Manifolds
[OWR200635] (2006)  (06 Aug  12 Aug 2006)This workshop has provided a broad panorama of recent developments in the study of topological, smooth, and symplectic 4manifolds. Related invariants of knots and 3manifolds were also discussed. 
0630  Geometric Group Theory, Hyperbolic Dynamics and Symplectic Geometry
[OWR200633] (2006)  (23 Jul  29 Jul 2006)Geometric Group theory, Hyperbolic Dynamics and Symplectic Geometry are young and rapidly developing fields of mathematics. The scientific goal of the workshop was twofold: first, to present some recent breakthroughs, and, ... 
0612  Geometric Numerical Integration
[OWR200614] (2006)  (19 Mar  25 Mar 2006)The subject of this workshop was numerical methods that preserve geometric properties of the flow of an ordinary or partial differential equation. This was complemented by the question as to how preserving the geometry ... 
0640  Geometrie
[OWR200645] (2006)  (01 Oct  07 Oct 2006)The program covered a wide range of new developments in geometry. To name some of them, we mention the topics “Metric space geometry in the style of Alexandrov/Gromov”, “Polyhedra with prescribed metric”, “Willmore surfaces”, ... 
0650  Infinite Dimensional Lie Theory
[OWR200655] (2006)  (10 Dec  16 Dec 2006)The workshop focussed on recent developments in infinitedimensional Lie theory. The talks covered a broad range of topics, such as structure and classification theory of infinitedimensional Lie algebras, geometry of ... 
0619  Interactions between Algebraic Geometry and Noncommutative Algebra
[OWR200623] (2006)  (07 May  13 May 2006)The workshop discussed the interactions between algebraic geometry and various areas of noncommutative algbebra including finite dimensional algebras, representation theory of algebras and noncommutative algebraic geometry. ... 
0635  Komplexe Analysis
[OWR200640] (2006)  (27 Aug  02 Sep 2006)The main aim of this workshop was to discuss recent developments in several complex variables and complex geometry. The topics included: classification of higher dimensional varieties, mirror symmetry, hyperbolicity, Kähler ... 
0651  Konvexgeometrie
[OWR200656] (2006)  (17 Dec  23 Dec 2006)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 ... 
0643  Mathematical and Numerical Aspects of Quantum Chemistry Problems
[OWR200647] (2006)  (22 Oct  28 Oct 2006)This workshop was aimed at strengthtening the interactions between well established experts in quantum chemistry, mathematical analysis, numerical analysis and computational metodology. Most of the mathematicians present ... 
0602  Mathematical Aspects of General Relativity
[OWR20062] (2006)  (08 Jan  14 Jan 2006)The conference covered mathematical general relativity. The Einstein equations, the key to the subject, can be split into constraints and evolution equations. Many of the talks at the conference concerned the constraints ... 
0620  Mathematical Biology
[OWR200624] (2006)  (14 May  20 May 2006)This years meeting on Mathematical Biology focussed on the mathematical modeling and analysis of some specific biomedical questions, where quite detailed experimental findings are available. A main aim for this decision ... 
0631  Mathematical Methods in Tomography
[OWR200634] (2006)  (30 Jul  05 Aug 2006)This is the seventh Oberwolfach conference on the mathematics of tomography, the first one taking place in 1980. Tomography is the most popular of a series of medical and scientific imaging techniques that have been developed ... 
0634  Mathematical Theory and Modelling in AtmosphereOcean Science
[OWR200639] (2006)  (20 Aug  26 Aug 2006)Mathematical theory and modelling in atmosphereocean science combines a broad range of advanced mathematical and numerical techniques and research directions. This includes the asymptotic analysis of multiscale systems, ... 
0646a  Mathematical Theory of Water Waves
[OWR200650] (2006)  (12 Nov  18 Nov 2006)The waterwave problem is the study of the two and threedimensional irrotational flow of a perfect fluid bounded above by a free surface subject to the forces of gravity and surface tension. It is a paradigm for most ... 
0604  Mechanics of Materials
[OWR20064] (2006)  (22 Jan  28 Jan 2006)All uptodate engineering applications of advanced multiphase materials necessitate a concurrent design of materials (including composition, processing routes, microstructures and properties) with structural components. ... 
0633c  MiniWorkshop: Anisotropic Motion Laws
[OWR200638] (2006)  (13 Aug  19 Aug 2006)Anisotropic motion laws play a key role in many applications ranging from materials science, biophysics to image processing. All these highly diversified disciplines have made it necessary to develop common mathematical ... 
0648c  MiniWorkshop: Dirac Operators in Differential and Noncommutative Geometry
[OWR200653] (2006)  (26 Nov  02 Dec 2006)Abstract. This miniworkshop brought together mathematicians and physicists working either on classical or on noncommutative differential geometry. Our aim was to show current interests, methods and results within each ...