Browsing Workshops 2006 by Issue Date
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0606  The Arithmetic of Fields
[OWR20066] (2006)  (05 Feb  11 Feb 2006)This is the report on the Oberwolfach workshop The Arithmetic of Fields, held in February 2006. Field Arithmetic (MSC 12E30) is a branch of mathematics concerned with studying the inner structure (orderings, valuations, ... 
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 ... 
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 ... 
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 ... 
0618a  MiniWorkshop: Feinstrukturtheorie und Innere Modelle
[OWR200620] (2006)  (30 Apr  06 May 2006)The main aim of fine structure theory and inner model theory can be summarized as the construction of models which have a canonical inner structure (a fine structure), making it possible to analyze them in great detail, ... 
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 ... 
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 ... 
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”, ... 
0609  Numerical Techniques for Optimization Problems with PDE Constraints
[OWR200611] (2006)  (26 Feb  04 Mar 2006)Optimization problems with partial diﬀerential equation (PDE) constraints arise in many science and engineering applications. Their robust and eﬃcient solution present many mathematical challenges and requires a tight ... 
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. 
0617  Topological and Geometric Methods in Group Theory
[OWR200619] (2006)  (23 Apr  29 Apr 2006)The focus of this meeting was the use of topological and geometric methods to study infinite discrete groups. These methods are increasingly being supplemented by powerful new techniques from analysis. Key topics included ... 
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, ... 
0608a  MiniWorkshop: Thick Subcategories  Classifications and Applications
[OWR20068] (2006)  (19 Feb  25 Feb 2006)Thick subcategories of triangulated categories arise in various mathematical areas, for instance in algebraic geometry, in representation theory of groups and algebras, or in stable homotopy theory. The aim of this workshop ... 
0607  Algorithmic Graph Theory
[OWR20067] (2006)  (12 Feb  18 Feb 2006)The main focus of this workshop was on mathematical techniques needed for the development of eﬃcient solutions and algorithms for computationally diﬃcult graph problems. The techniques studied at the workshhop included: ... 
0605  Convex and Algebraic Geometry
[OWR20065] (2006)  (29 Jan  04 Feb 2006)The subjects of convex and algebraic geometry meet primarily in the theory of toric varieties. Toric geometry is the part of algebraic geometry where all maps are given by monomials in suitable coordinates, and all equations ... 
0601  Combinatorics
[OWR20061] (2006)  (01 Jan  07 Jan 2006)This is the report on the Oberwolfach workshop on Combinatorics, held 1–7 January 2006. Combinatorics is a branch of mathematics studying families of mainly, but not exclusively, ﬁnite or countable structures – discrete ... 
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 ... 
0613  Representations of Finite Groups
[OWR200615] (2006)  (26 Mar  01 Apr 2006)The workshop ”Representations of finite groups” was organized by A. Kleshchev (Eugene), M. Linckelmann (Aberdeen), G. Malle (Kaiserslautern) and J. Rickard (Bristol). It covered a wide variety of aspects of the representation ... 
0641  Arbeitsgemeinschaft mit aktuellem Thema: Twisted KTheory
[OWR200646] (2006)  (08 Oct  14 Oct 2006)The “Arbeitsgemeinsschaft mit aktuellem Thema ‘Twisted KTheory’ ” gave an introduction to several aspects of twisted Ktheory. It started with a couple of different definitions of twisted Ktheory, suitable in situations ... 
0633b  MiniWorkshop: Hypercyclicity and Linear Chaos
[OWR200637] (2006)  (13 Aug  19 Aug 2006)The miniworkshop was devoted to the study of hypercyclic and chaotic operators within the wider framework of linear dynamical systems. Topics discussed included common hypercyclic vectors; hypercyclic and supercyclic ...