• 1409c - Mini-Workshop: Batalin-Vilkovisky Algebras, Operads, and Hopf Algebroids 

      [OWR-2014-11] Workshop Report 2014,11 (2014) - (23 Feb - 01 Mar 2014)
      This workshop brought together 17 researchers whose work involves Batalin–Vilkovisky algebras, operads, and related structures such as Gerstenhaber algebras and cyclic homology. It featured introductory lectures on some ...
    • 1449a - Mini-Workshop: Dynamical versus Diffraction Spectra in the Theory of Quasicrystals 

      [OWR-2014-53] Workshop Report 2014,53 (2014) - (30 Nov - 06 Dec 2014)
      The dynamical (or von Neumann) spectrum of a dynamical system and the diffraction spectrum of the corresponding measure dynamical system are intimately related. While their equivalence in the case of pure point spectra is ...
    • 1409a - Mini-Workshop: Kähler Groups 

      [OWR-2014-9] Workshop Report 2014,9 (2014) - (23 Feb - 01 Mar 2014)
      We reviewed recent advances in the study of fundamental groups of compact Kähler manifolds, involving an interesting mix of complex geometry, harmonic maps and non-Abelian Hodge theory, and geometric group theory. There ...
    • 1441 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Totally Disconnected Groups 

      [OWR-2014-47] Workshop Report 2014,47 (2014) - (05 Oct - 10 Oct 2014)
      Locally compact groups are ubiquitous in the study of many continuous or discrete structures across geometry, analysis and algebra. Every locally compact group is an extension of a connected group by a totally disconnected ...
    • 1444 - Valuation Theory and Its Applications 

      [OWR-2014-49] Workshop Report 2014,49 (2014) - (26 Oct - 01 Nov 2014)
      In recent years, the applications of valuation theory in several areas of mathematics have expanded dramatically. In this workshop, we presented applications related to algebraic geometry, number theory and model theory, ...
    • 1417 - Hilbert Modules and Complex Geometry 

      [OWR-2014-21] Workshop Report 2014,21 (2014) - (20 Apr - 26 Apr 2014)
      The major topics discussed in the workshop were Hilbert modules of analytic functions on domains in Cn, Toeplitz and Hankel operators, reproducing kernel Hilbert spaces and multiplier algebras, the interplay of complex ...
    • 1415 - Real Algebraic Geometry With A View Toward Systems Control and Free Positivity 

      [OWR-2014-17] Workshop Report 2014,17 (2014) - (06 Apr - 12 Apr 2014)
      New interactions between real algebraic geometry, convex optimization and free non-commutative geometry have recently emerged, and have been the subject of numerous international meetings. The aim of the workshop was to ...
    • 1419 - Stochastic Analysis in Finance and Insurance 

      [OWR-2014-23] Workshop Report 2014,23 (2014) - (04 May - 10 May 2014)
      This workshop brought together leading experts and a large number of younger researchers in stochastic analysis and mathematical finance from all over the world. During a highly intense week, participants exchanged many ...
    • 1433 - Mathematics and Algorithms in Tomography 

      [OWR-2014-37] Workshop Report 2014,37 (2014) - (10 Aug - 16 Aug 2014)
      This was the ninth Oberwolfach conference on the mathematics of tomography. Modalities represented at the workshop included X-ray tomography, radar, seismic imaging, ultrasound, electron microscopy, impedance imaging, ...
    • 1425 - Geometrie 

      [OWR-2014-29] Workshop Report 2014,29 (2014) - (15 Jun - 21 Jun 2014)
      The topics discussed at the meeting ranged from geometric evolution equations to minimal surfaces, Riemannian foliations and hyperbolic geometry. Because of a flexible schedule, the 53 participants had ample time for discussion.
    • 1446 - Combinatorial Optimization 

      [OWR-2014-51] Workshop Report 2014,51 (2014) - (09 Nov - 15 Nov 2014)
      Combinatorial Optimization is an area of mathematics that thrives from a continual influx of new questions and problems from practice. Attacking these problems has required the development and combination of ideas and ...
    • 1423 - Stochastic Analysis: Around the KPZ Universality Class 

      [OWR-2014-28] Workshop Report 2014,28 (2014) - (01 Jun - 07 Jun 2014)
      The Gaussian distribution is the “universal” distribution arising in a huge variety of contexts that describes the compound effect of the random fluctuations of many independent (or weakly dependent) sources of randomness ...
    • 1445a - Probability, Trees and Algorithms 

      [OWR-2014-50] Workshop Report 2014,50 (2014) - (02 Nov - 08 Nov 2014)
      The subject of this workshop were probabilistic aspects of algorithms for fundamental problems such as sorting, searching, selecting of and within data, random permutations, algorithms based on combinatorial trees or search ...
    • 1449b - Mini-Workshop: Eigenvalue Problems in Surface Superconductivity 

      [OWR-2014-54] Workshop Report 2014,54 (2014) - (30 Nov - 06 Dec 2014)
      The aim of the meeting is to discuss several classes of Schrödinger equations appearing within the Ginzburg-Landau theory of superconductivity. The related problems are discussed from several perspectives including ...
    • 1416b - Mini-Workshop: Mathematical Models for Cancer Cell Migration 

      [OWR-2014-19] Workshop Report 2014,19 (2014) - (13 Apr - 19 Apr 2014)
      Tumour cell invasion is an essential hallmark in the progression of malignant cancer. Thereby, cancer cells migrate through the surrounding tissue (normal cells, extracellular matrix, interstitial fluid) towards blood or ...
    • 1426 - Computational Multiscale Methods 

      [OWR-2014-30] Workshop Report 2014,30 (2014) - (22 Jun - 28 Jun 2014)
      Almost all processes in engineering and the sciences are characterised by the complicated relation of features on a large range of nonseparable spatial and time scales. The workshop concerned the computer-aided simulation ...
    • 1437 - New Horizons in Statistical Decision Theory 

      [OWR-2014-41] Workshop Report 2014,41 (2014) - (07 Sep - 13 Sep 2014)
      The classical metric theory of statistical models (experiments) has recently been extended towards an asymptotic equivalence paradigm, allowing to classify and relate problems which are essentially infinite dimensional and ...
    • 1420 - Schnelle Löser für Partielle Differentialgleichungen 

      [OWR-2014-24] Workshop Report 2014,24 (2014) - (11 May - 17 May 2014)
      This workshop was well attended by 52 participants with broad geographic representation from 11 countries and 3 continents. It was a nice blend of researchers with various backgrounds.
    • 1440c - Mini-Workshop: Differentiable Ergodic Theory, Dimension Theory and Stable Foliations 

      [OWR-2014-46] Workshop Report 2014,46 (2014) - (28 Sep - 04 Oct 2014)
      The mini-workshop Differentiable Ergodic Theory, Dimension Theory and Stable Foliations brought together experts in thermodynamical formalism, hyperbolic dynamics and dimension theory from several countries. The geographic ...
    • 1416a - Mini-Workshop: Mathematical Physics meets Sparse Recovery 

      [OWR-2014-18] Workshop Report 2014,18 (2014) - (13 Apr - 19 Apr 2014)
      In recent years, there have been several fruitful interchanges of methods between the fields of sparse and low-rank recovery on the one hand and quantum information theory on the other hand. One way to understand this ...