• 1408 - Representation Theory of Quivers and Finite Dimensional Algebras 

      [OWR-2014-8] Workshop Report 2014,8 (2014) - (16 Feb - 22 Feb 2014)
      Methods and results from the representation theory of quivers and finite dimensional algebras have led to many interactions with other areas of mathematics. Such areas include the theory of Lie algebras and quantum groups, ...
    • 1431 - Cryptography 

      [OWR-2014-35] Workshop Report 2014,35 (2014) - (27 Jul - 02 Aug 2014)
      The Oberwolfach workshop Cryptography brought together scientists from cryptography with mathematicians specializing in the algorithmic problems underlying cryptographic security. The goal of the workshop was to stimulate ...
    • 1432 - Analysis, Geometry and Topology of Positive Scalar Curvature Metrics 

      [OWR-2014-36] Workshop Report 2014,36 (2014) - (03 Aug - 09 Aug 2014)
      One of the fundamental problems in Riemannian geometry is to understand the relation of locally defined curvature invariants and global properties of smooth manifolds. This workshop was centered around the investigation ...
    • 1416c - Mini-Workshop: Infinite Dimensional Hopf Algebras 

      [OWR-2014-20] Workshop Report 2014,20 (2014) - (13 Apr - 19 Apr 2014)
      This is a report of the above mini-workshop. It contains brief accounts of all 17 talks given at the meeting, with commentary on their interconnections. A selection of the numerous open questions discussed at and generated ...
    • 1440a - Mini-Workshop: Asymptotic Statistics on Stratified Spaces 

      [OWR-2014-44] Workshop Report 2014,44 (2014) - (28 Sep - 04 Oct 2014)
      Statistical analysis of non-Euclidean data such as data on manifolds is an active and established topic of research, for instance, in the statistical analysis of shape. However, many types of data naturally reside in metric ...
    • 1409b - Mini-Workshop: Negative Curves on Algebraic Surfaces 

      [OWR-2014-10] Workshop Report 2014,10 (2014) - (23 Feb - 01 Mar 2014)
      Negative curves play a prominent role in the geometry of projective surfaces. They occur naturally as the irreducible components of exceptional loci of resolutions of surface singularities, at the same time, they are closely ...
    • 1436 - Discrete Geometry 

      [OWR-2014-40] Workshop Report 2014,40 (2014) - (31 Aug - 06 Sep 2014)
      Several significant new developments have been reported in many branches of discrete geometry at the workshop. The area has strong connections to other fields of mathematics for instance topology, algebraic geometry, ...
    • 1422a - Algebraic Structures in Low-Dimensional Topology 

      [OWR-2014-26] Workshop Report 2014,26 (2014) - (25 May - 31 May 2014)
      The workshop concentrated on important and interrelated invariants in low dimensional topology. This work involved virtual knot theory, knot theory, three and four dimensional manifolds and their properties.
    • 1412 - Nonlinear Evolution Equations: Analysis and Numerics 

      [OWR-2014-14] Workshop Report 2014,14 (2014) - (16 Mar - 22 Mar 2014)
      The workshop was devoted to the analytical and numerical investigation of nonlinear evolution equations. The main aim was to stimulate a closer interaction between experts in analytical and numerical methods for areas such ...
    • 1450 - Mathematics in Undergraduate Study Programs: Challenges for Research and for the Dialogue between Mathematics and Didactics of Mathematics 

      [OWR-2014-56] Workshop Report 2014,56 (2014) - (07 Dec - 13 Dec 2014)
      The topic of undergraduate mathematics is of considerable concern for mathematicians in universities, but also for those teaching mathematics as part of undergraduate studies other than mathematics, for employers seeking ...
    • 1413 - Flat Surfaces and Dynamics on Moduli Space 

      [OWR-2014-15] Workshop Report 2014,15 (2014) - (23 Mar - 29 Mar 2014)
      Dynamics of the Teichmüller geodesic flow on the moduli space of curves and asymptotic monodromy of the Hodge bundle along this flow have numerous applications to dynamics and geometry of measured foliations, to billiards ...
    • 1406b - Dirichlet Series and Function Theory in Polydiscs 

      [OWR-2014-6] Workshop Report 2014,6 (2014) - (02 Feb - 08 Feb 2014)
      The interaction between Dirichlet series and function theory in polydiscs dates back to a fundamental insight of Harald Bohr and the subsequent groundbreaking work on multilinear forms and polarization by Bohnenblust and ...
    • 1402 - Combinatorics 

      [OWR-2014-1] Workshop Report 2014,1 (2014) - (05 Jan - 11 Jan 2014)
      Combinatorics is a fundamental mathematical discipline which focuses on the study of discrete objects and their properties. The current workshop brought together researchers from diverse fields such as Extremal and ...
    • 1429 - Calculus of Variations 

      [OWR-2014-33] Workshop Report 2014,33 (2014) - (13 Jul - 19 Jul 2014)
      The Calculus of Variations is at the same time a classical subject, with long-standing open questions which have generated deep discoveries in recent decades, and a modern subject in which new types of questions arise, ...
    • 1428 - Algebraische Zahlentheorie 

      [OWR-2014-32] Workshop Report 2014,32 (2014) - (06 Jul - 12 Jul 2014)
      The workshop brought together leading experts in Algebraic Number Theory. The talks presented new methods and results that intertwine a multitude of topics ranging from classical diophantine themes to modern arithmetic ...
    • 1451 - Variational Methods for Evolution 

      [OWR-2014-57] Workshop Report 2014,57 (2014) - (14 Dec - 20 Dec 2014)
      The workshop brought together researchers from geometry, nonlinear functional analysis, calculus of variations, partial differential equations, and stochastics around a common topic: systems whose evolution is driven by ...
    • 1430 - Real Analysis, Harmonic Analysis and Applications 

      [OWR-2014-34] Workshop Report 2014,34 (2014) - (20 Jul - 26 Jul 2014)
      The workshop has focused on important developments within the last few years in the point of view and methods of real and harmonic Analysis as well as significant concurrent progress in the application of these to various ...
    • 1414 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Superrigidity 

      [OWR-2014-16] Workshop Report 2014,16 (2014) - (30 Mar - 05 Apr 2014)
      The purpose of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft was to review old and new phenomenas of rigidity in mathematics. The broad spectrum of such results was covered, such as Margulis-Zimmer superrigidity, cocyle and character rigidity.
    • 1411 - Adaptive Statistical Inference 

      [OWR-2014-13] Workshop Report 2014,13 (2014) - (09 Mar - 15 Mar 2014)
      This workshop in mathematical statistics highlights recent advances in adaptive methods for statistical estimation, testing and confidence sets. Related open mathematical problems are discussed with potential impact on the ...
    • 1438 - Topologie 

      [OWR-2014-42] Workshop Report 2014,42 (2014) - (14 Sep - 20 Sep 2014)
      The Oberwolfach conference “Topologie” is one of only a few opportunities for researchers from many different areas in algebraic and geometric topology to meet and exchange ideas. The program covered new developments in ...