• 0735 - Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics 

      [OWR-2007-42] Workshop Report 2007,42 (2007) - (26 Aug - 01 Sep 2007)
      Equilibrium statistical mechanics studies random fields distributed according to a Gibbs probability measure. Such random fields can be equipped with a stochastic dynamics given by a Markov process with the correspondingly ...
    • 0712 - Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods in Econometrics 

      [OWR-2007-15] Workshop Report 2007,15 (2007) - (18 Mar - 24 Mar 2007)
      The main objective of this workshop was to bring together mathematical statisticians and econometricians who work in the field of nonparametric and semiparametric statistical methods. Nonparametric and semiparametric methods ...
    • 0708a - Normal Families and Complex Dynamics 

      [OWR-2007-9] Workshop Report 2007,9 (2007) - (18 Feb - 24 Feb 2007)
      The schedule comprised more than 25 ordinary and problem session talks from a broad range of areas in function theory, including but not limited to: Nevanlinna theory, iteration of rational functions, dynamics of transcendental ...
    • 0734 - Analysis and Geometric Singularities 

      [OWR-2007-41] Workshop Report 2007,41 (2007) - (19 Aug - 25 Aug 2007)
      This workshop focused on several main areas of current research concerning analysis on singular and noncompact spaces. Topics included classical areas like spectral asymptotics, propagation of singularities and scattering ...
    • 0720 - Arithmetic and Differential Galois Groups 

      [OWR-2007-26] Workshop Report 2007,26 (2007) - (13 May - 19 May 2007)
      Galois theory is the study of symmetries in solution spaces of polynomial and differential equations and more generally of the relation between automorphism groups (or group schemes respectively) and the structure of ...
    • 0748c - Mini-Workshop: Arithmetik von Gruppenringen 

      [OWR-2007-55] Workshop Report 2007,55 (2007) - (25 Nov - 01 Dec 2007)
      The theory of group rings has many connections to other mathematical areas, such as number theory, K-theory, topology, representation theory, homological algebra and of course the theory of finite and infinite groups, and ...
    • 0743 - Reassessing the Paradigms of Statistical Model-Building 

      [OWR-2007-50] Workshop Report 2007,50 (2007) - (21 Oct - 27 Oct 2007)
      Statistical model-building is the science of constructing models from data and from information about the data-generation process, with the aim of analysing those data and drawing inference from that analysis. Many statistical ...
    • 0714 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Conformal Field Theory 

      [OWR-2007-17] Workshop Report 2007,17 (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 ...
    • 0705 - Geometric and Topological Combinatorics 

      [OWR-2007-4] Workshop Report 2007,4 (2007) - (28 Jan - 03 Feb 2007)
      The 2007 Oberwolfach meeting “Geometric and Topological Combinatorics” presented a great variety of investigations where topological and algebraic methods are brought into play to solve combinatorial and geometric problems, ...
    • 0716 - Diophantische Approximationen 

      [OWR-2007-21] Workshop Report 2007,21 (2007) - (15 Apr - 21 Apr 2007)
      This Number Theoretic conference was focused on the following subjects: the Subspace Theorem and its ramifications and applications, heights of subvarieties of group varieties, effective methods for solution of diophantine ...
    • 0703 - Model Theory and Groups 

      [OWR-2007-2] Workshop Report 2007,2 (2007) - (14 Jan - 20 Jan 2007)
      The aim of the workshop was to discuss the connections between model theory and group theory. Main topics have been the interaction between geometric group theory and model theory, the study of the asymptotic behaviour of ...
    • 0731 - Wavelet and Multiscale Methods 

      [OWR-2007-36] Workshop Report 2007,36 (2007) - (29 Jul - 04 Aug 2007)
      Various scientific models demand finer and finer resolutions of relevant features. Paradoxically, increasing computational power serves to even heighten this demand. Namely, the wealth of available data itself becomes a ...
    • 0736 - Noncommutative Geometry 

      [OWR-2007-43] Workshop Report 2007,43 (2007) - (02 Sep - 08 Sep 2007)
      Many of the various aspects of Noncommutative Geometry were represented in the talks. This includes in particular index theory on foliated spaces, a number of results on spectral triples, noncommutative manifolds and ...
    • 0750 - Tropical Geometry 

      [OWR-2007-57] Workshop Report 2007,57 (2007) - (09 Dec - 15 Dec 2007)
      Tropical Geometry is a new and rapidly developing discipline that touches upon many branches of modern mathematics. It is characterized by the transition of algebro-geometric objects to piecewise-linear ones, thereby ...
    • 0707c - Mini-Workshop: Control of Free Boundaries 

      [OWR-2007-8] Workshop Report 2007,8 (2007) - (11 Feb - 17 Feb 2007)
      The field of the mathematical and numerical analysis of systems of nonlinear pdes involving interfaces and free boundaries is a burgeoning area of research. Many such systems arise from mathematical models in material ...
    • 0702 - Affine Algebraic Geometry 

      [OWR-2007-1] Workshop Report 2007,1 (2007) - (07 Jan - 13 Jan 2007)
      Affine geometry deals with algebro-geometric questions of affine varieties that are treated with methods coming from various areas of mathematics like commutative and non-commutative algebra, algebraic, complex analytic and ...
    • 0713 - Graph Theory 

      [OWR-2007-16] Workshop Report 2007,16 (2007) - (25 Mar - 31 Mar 2007)
      This week broadly targeted both finite and infinite graph theory, as well as matroids, including their interaction with other areas of pure mathematics. The talks were complemented by informal workshops focussing on specific ...
    • 0733a - Mini-Workshop: The Reception of the Work of Leonhard Euler (1707-1783) 

      [OWR-2007-38] Workshop Report 2007,38 (2007) - (12 Aug - 18 Aug 2007)
      2007 marked the tercentenary of the birth of Euler, famous as a major figure in mathematics. 16 scholars came together to discuss the influence of his work in some detail. The topics covered included not only pure but also ...
    • 0748a - Mini-Workshop: Theory and Numerics of Fluid-Solid Interaction 

      [OWR-2007-53] Workshop Report 2007,53 (2007) - (25 Nov - 01 Dec 2007)
      This volume contains the abstracts of a series of talks given at a mini-workshop in Oberwolfach on the theory and numerics of continuum mechanical fluid-solid/structure interaction. The characteristics of these coupled ...
    • 0726 - Complexity Theory 

      [OWR-2007-31] Workshop Report 2007,31 (2007) - (24 Jun - 30 Jun 2007)
      Computational Complexity Theory is the mathematical study of the intrinsic power and limitations of computational resources like time, space, or randomness. The current workshop focused on recent developments. Connections ...