• 1312 - Interplay of Theory and Numerics for Deterministic and Stochastic Homogenization 

      [OWR-2013-14] Workshop Report 2013,14 (2013) - (17 Mar - 23 Mar 2013)
      The workshop has brought together experts in the broad field of partial differential equations with highly heterogeneous coefficients. Analysts and computational and applied mathematicians have shared results and ideas on ...
    • 1303 - Graph Theory 

      [OWR-2013-2] Workshop Report 2013,2 (2013) - (13 Jan - 19 Jan 2013)
      This was a workshop on graph theory, with a comprehensive approach. Highlights included the emerging theories of sparse graph limits and of infinite matroids, new techniques for colouring graphs on surfaces, and extensions ...
    • 1347 - Numerical Solution of PDE Eigenvalue Problems 

      [OWR-2013-56] Workshop Report 2013,56 (2013) - (17 Nov - 23 Nov 2013)
      This workshop brought together researchers from many different areas of numerical analysis, scientific computing and application areas, ranging from quantum mechanics, acoustic field computation to material science, working ...
    • 1331 - Multiscale and High-Dimensional Problems 

      [OWR-2013-39] Workshop Report 2013,39 (2013) - (28 Jul - 03 Aug 2013)
      High-dimensional problems appear naturally in various scientific areas, such as PDEs describing complex processes in computational chemistry and physics, or stochastic or parameter-dependent PDEs leading to deterministic ...
    • 1307b - Mini-Workshop: The p-Laplacian Operator and Applications 

      [OWR-2013-8] Workshop Report 2013,8 (2013) - (10 Feb - 16 Feb 2013)
      There has been a surge of interest in the $p$-Laplacian in many different contexts from game theory to mechanics and image processing. The workshop brought together experts from many different schools of thinking to exchange ...
    • 1345a - Mini-Workshop: Quaternion Kähler Structures in Riemannian and Algebraic Geometry 

      [OWR-2013-53] Workshop Report 2013,53 (2013) - (03 Nov - 09 Nov 2013)
      Metrics of special holonomy are of central interest in both Riemannian and complex algebraic geometry. We focus on an important classification problem of a particular type of special holonomy manifolds, namely compact ...
    • 1326 - Algebraic K-theory and Motivic Cohomology 

      [OWR-2013-32] Workshop Report 2013,32 (2013) - (23 Jun - 29 Jun 2013)
      Algebraic K-theory and motivic cohomology are strongly related tools providing a systematic way of producing invariants for algebraic or geometric structures. The definition and methods are taken from algebraic topology, ...
    • 1339 - Statistical Inference for Complex Time Series Data 

      [OWR-2013-48] Workshop Report 2013,48 (2013) - (22 Sep - 28 Sep 2013)
      During recent years the focus of scientific interest has turned from low dimensional stationary time series to nonstationary time series and high dimensional time series. In addition new methodological challenges are coming ...
    • 1322 - Complex Algebraic Geometry 

      [OWR-2013-27] Workshop Report 2013,27 (2013) - (26 May - 01 Jun 2013)
      The conference focused on several topics, classical and modern, in the classification theory of compact algebraic and Kähler varieties, and on several methods, from singularity theory, topology, homological algebra, Geometric ...
    • 1305 - Numerical Methods for PDE Constrained Optimization with Uncertain Data 

      [OWR-2013-4] Workshop Report 2013,4 (2013) - (27 Jan - 02 Feb 2013)
      Optimization problems governed by partial differential equations (PDEs) arise in many applications in the form of optimal control, optimal design, or parameter identification problems. In most applications, parameters in ...
    • 1336 - Matrix Factorizations in Algebra, Geometry, and Physics 

      [OWR-2013-44] Workshop Report 2013,44 (2013) - (01 Sep - 07 Sep 2013)
      Let $W$ be a polynomial or power series in several variables, or, more generally, a nonzero element in some regular commutative ring. A matrix factorization of $W$ consists of a pair of square matrices $X$ and $Y$ of the ...
    • 1307c - Mini-Workshop: Stochastic Analysis for Poisson Point Processes: Malliavin Calculus, Wiener-Ito Chaos Expansions and Stochastic Geometry 

      [OWR-2013-9] Workshop Report 2013,9 (2013) - (10 Feb - 16 Feb 2013)
      Malliavin calculus plays an important role in the stochastic analysis for Poisson point processes. This technique is tightly connected with chaotic expansions, that were introduced in the first half of the last century by ...
    • 1310 - From "Mixed" to "Applied" Mathematics: Tracing an important dimension of mathematics and its history 

      [OWR-2013-12] Workshop Report 2013,12 (2013) - (03 Mar - 09 Mar 2013)
      The workshop investigated historical variations of the ways in which historically boundaries were drawn between ‘pure’ mathematics on the one hand and ‘mixed’ or ‘applied’ mathematics on the other from about 1500 until ...
    • 1337 - Noncommutative Geometry 

      [OWR-2013-45] Workshop Report 2013,45 (2013) - (08 Sep - 14 Sep 2013)
      Noncommutative Geometry applies ideas from geometry to mathematical structures determined by noncommuting variables. This meeting emphasized the connections of Noncommutative Geometry to number theory and ergodic theory.
    • 1325b - Quadratic Forms and Linear Algebraic Groups 

      [OWR-2013-31] Workshop Report 2013,31 (2013) - (16 Jun - 22 Jun 2013)
      Topics discussed at the workshop “Quadratic Forms and Linear Algebraic Groups” included besides the algebraic theory of quadratic and Hermitian forms and their Witt groups several aspects of the theory of linear algebraic ...
    • 1330c - Mini-Workshop: New Crossroads between Mathematics and Field Theory 

      [OWR-2013-38] Workshop Report 2013,38 (2013) - (21 Jul - 27 Jul 2013)
      In the last few years, it has been strongly emphasized the need to use new mathematical tools and structures which are not part of the traditional pool of expertise of the community working on the analysis of the mathematical ...
    • 1306b - Moduli Spaces in Algebraic Geometry 

      [OWR-2013-6] Workshop Report 2013,6 (2013) - (03 Feb - 09 Feb 2013)
      The workshop on Moduli Spaces in Algebraic Geometry aimed to bring together researchers working in moduli theory, in order to discuss moduli spaces from different points of view, and to give an overview of methods used in ...
    • 1323 - Geometric Structures in Group Theory 

      [OWR-2013-28] Workshop Report 2013,28 (2013) - (02 Jun - 08 Jun 2013)
      The overall theme of the conference was geometric group theory, interpreted quite broadly. In general, geometric group theory seeks to understand algebraic properties of groups by studying their actions on spaces with ...
    • 1304 - Computational Electromagnetism and Acoustics 

      [OWR-2013-3] Workshop Report 2013,3 (2013) - (20 Jan - 26 Jan 2013)
      Computational electromagnetics and acoustics revolve around a few key challenges, among which are the non-local nature of the underlying phenomena and resonance effects. The bulk of the contributions to the workshop addressed ...
    • 1308 - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics 

      [OWR-2013-10] Workshop Report 2013,10 (2013) - (17 Feb - 23 Feb 2013)
      The workshop “Geophysical Fluid Dynamics” addressed recent advances in analytical, stochastic, modeling and computational studies of geophysical rotating fluids models. Of particular interest on the analytical and stochastic ...