Browsing Workshops 2010 by Issue Date
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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 ... 
1041  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Topological Robotics
[OWR201047] (2010)  (10 Oct  16 Oct 2010)The purpose of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft was to enable PhD students and researchers to study Topological Robotics, a new field investigating topological problems motivated by robotics and engineering as well as problems of ... 
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 ... 
1025  Classical Algebraic Geometry
[OWR201027] (2010)  (20 Jun  26 Jun 2010)Algebraic geometry studies properties of specific algebraic varieties, on the one hand, and moduli spaces of all varieties of fixed topological type on the other hand. Of special importance is the moduli space of curves, ... 
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, ... 
1019  Interactions between Algebraic Geometry and Noncommutative Algebra
[OWR201022] (2010)  (09 May  15 May 2010)The aim of this workshop was to communicate the most current developments in the field of noncommutative algebra and its interactions with algebraic geometry and representation theory. 
1014  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Mathematical Billards
[OWR201017] (2010)  (04 Apr  10 Apr 2010)The workshop Mathematical Billiards, organised by Serge Tabachnikov (Penn State) and Serge Troubetzkoy (Marseille) was held April 4th–April 10th, 2010. This meeting was well attended by over 40 participants including a ... 
1042  Mathematical Challenges in Stochastic Networks
[OWR201048] (2010)  (17 Oct  23 Oct 2010)The workshop was devoted to the discussion of recent progress in modern stochastic network theory and to the exploration of open mathematical challenging problems in the field. The workshop covered a wide range of mathematical ... 
1004  Statistical Issues in Prediction: what can be learned for individualized predictive medicine?
[OWR20106] (2010)  (24 Jan  30 Jan 2010)Error is unavoidable in prediction. And it is quite common, often sizable, and usually consequential. In a clinical context, especially when dealing with a terminal illness, error in prediction of residual life means that ... 
1012  Combinatorial Representation Theory
[OWR201015] (2010)  (21 Mar  27 Mar 2010)The workshop brought together researchers from different fields in representation theory and algebraic combinatorics for a fruitful interaction. New results, methods and developments ranging from classical and modular ... 
1011  Microstructures in Solids: From Quantum Models to Continua
[OWR201014] (2010)  (14 Mar  20 Mar 2010)The mathematical theory of solids was studied from the modern perspective of materials with microcstructures. The discussed topics ranged from experimental findings, via numerical simulations and mathematical modeling to ... 
1022  Phase Transitions
[OWR201024] (2010)  (30 May  05 Jun 2010)Phase transitions are common phenomena which occur in many fields of material sciences. Models of phase transitions in diverse physical systems often lead to illposed mathematical problems whose solutions are characterized ... 
1045  Large Scale Stochastic Dynamics
[OWR201050] (2010)  (07 Nov  13 Nov 2010)In focus are interacting stochastic systems with many components, ranging from stochastic partial differential equations to discrete systems as interacting particles on a lattice moving through random jumps. More specifically ... 
1005  New Directions in Simulation, Control and Analysis for Interfaces and Free Boundaries
[OWR20107] (2010)  (31 Jan  06 Feb 2010)The field of mathematical and numerical analysis of systems of nonlinear partial differential equations involving interfaces and free boundaries is a flourishing area of research. Many such systems arise from mathematical ... 
1013  Modern Nonparametric Statistics: Going Beyond Asymptotic Minimax
[OWR201016] (2010)  (28 Mar  03 Apr 2010)During the years 19751990 a major emphasis in nonparametric estimation was put on computing the asymptotic minimax risk for many classes of functions. Modern statistical practice indicates some serious limitations of the ... 
1001  Model Theory: Around Valued Fields and Dependent Theories
[OWR20101] (2010)  (03 Jan  09 Jan 2010)The general topic of the meeting was “Valued fields and related structures”. It included both applications of model theory, as well as socalled “pure” model theory: the classification of first order structures using new ... 
1044a  Operator Theory and Harmonic Analysis
[OWR201049] (2010)  (31 Oct  06 Nov 2010)The major topics discussed in this workshop were the Feichtinger conjecture and related questions of harmonic analysis, the corona problem for the ball Bn, the weighted approximation problem, and questions related to the ...