• 1512 - Algebraic Geometry 

      [OWR-2015-15] Workshop Report 2015,15 (2015) - (15 Mar - 21 Mar 2015)
      The workshop covered a broad variety of areas in algebraic geometry and was the occasion to report on recent advances and works in progress. Special emphasis was put on the role of derived categories and various stability ...
    • 1546b - Mini-Workshop: Recent Developments in Statistical Methods with Applications to Genetics and Genomics 

      [OWR-2015-52] Workshop Report 2015,52 (2015) - (08 Nov - 14 Nov 2015)
      Recent progress in high-throughput genomic technologies has revolutionized the field of human genetics and promises to lead to important scientific advances. With new improvements in massively parallel biotechnologies, it ...
    • 1543 - Mixed-integer Nonlinear Optimization: A Hatchery for Modern Mathematics 

      [OWR-2015-46] Workshop Report 2015,46 (2015) - (18 Oct - 24 Oct 2015)
      The aim of this workshop was fostering the growth of new mathematical ideas arising from mixed-integer nonlinear optimization. In this regard, the workshop has been a resounding success. It has covered a very diverse ...
    • 1533 - Mathematical Aspects of Hydrodynamics 

      [OWR-2015-37] Workshop Report 2015,37 (2015) - (09 Aug - 15 Aug 2015)
      The workshop dealt with the partial differential equations that describe fluid motion, namely the Euler equations and the Navier-Stokes equations. This included topics in both inviscid and viscous fluids in two and three ...
    • 1540 - Computational Engineering 

      [OWR-2015-43] Workshop Report 2015,43 (2015) - (27 Sep - 03 Oct 2015)
      The focus of this Computational Engineering Workshop was on the mathematical foundation of state-of-the-art and emerging finite element methods in engineering analysis. The 52 participants included mathematicians and ...
    • 1516b - Copulae: On the Crossroads of Mathematics and Economics 

      [OWR-2015-20] Workshop Report 2015,20 (2015) - (12 Apr - 18 Apr 2015)
      The central focus of the workshop was on copula theory as well as applications to multivariate stochastic modelling. The programme was intrinsically interdisciplinary and represented areas with much recent progress. The ...
    • 1546a - Mini-Workshop: Singular Curves on K3 Surfaces and Hyperkähler Manifolds 

      [OWR-2015-51] Workshop Report 2015,51 (2015) - (08 Nov - 14 Nov 2015)
      The workshop focused on Severi varieties on $K3$ surfaces, hyperkähler manifolds and their automorphisms. The main aim was to bring researchers in deformation theory of curves and singularities together with researchers ...
    • 1508b - Mini-Workshop: Coideal Subalgebras of Quantum Groups 

      [OWR-2015-10] Workshop Report 2015,10 (2015) - (15 Feb - 21 Feb 2015)
      Coideal subalgebras of quantized enveloping algebras appear naturally if one considers quantum group analogs of Lie subalgebras. Examples appear in the theory of quantum integrable systems with boundary and in harmonic ...
    • 1514 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: The Kadison-Singer Conjecture 

      [OWR-2015-17] Workshop Report 2015,17 (2015) - (29 Mar - 04 Apr 2015)
      The solution to the Kadison–Singer conjecture used techniques that intersect a number of areas of mathematics. The goal of this Arbeitsgemeinschaft was to bring together people from each of these fields to support interactions ...
    • 1545b - Mini-Workshop: Mathematics of Differential Growth, Morphogenesis, and Pattern Selection 

      [OWR-2015-49] Workshop Report 2015,49 (2015) - (01 Nov - 07 Nov 2015)
      Living structures are highly heterogeneous systems that consist of distinct regions made up of characteristic cell types with a specific structural organization. During evolution, development, disease, or environmental ...
    • 1535 - Reductions of Shimura Varieties 

      [OWR-2015-39] Workshop Report 2015,39 (2015) - (23 Aug - 29 Aug 2015)
      The aim of this workshop was to discuss recent developments in the theory of reductions of Shimura varieties and related topics. The talks presented new methods and results that intertwine a multitude of topics such as ...
    • 1506 - Geometric and Algebraic Combinatorics 

      [OWR-2015-5] Workshop Report 2015,5 (2015) - (01 Feb - 07 Feb 2015)
      The 2015 Oberwolfach meeting “Geometric and Algebraic Combinatorics” was organized by Gil Kalai (Jerusalem), Isabella Novik (Seattle), Francisco Santos (Santander), and Volkmar Welker (Marburg). It covered a wide variety ...
    • 1516a - Mathematical Theory of Water Waves 

      [OWR-2015-19] Workshop Report 2015,19 (2015) - (12 Apr - 18 Apr 2015)
      The water-wave problem is the study of the two- and three-dimensional flow of a perfect fluid bounded above by a free surface subject to the forces of gravity and surface tension. From a mathematical viewpoint, the water-wave ...
    • 1513 - Subfactors and Conformal Field Theory 

      [OWR-2015-16] Workshop Report 2015,16 (2015) - (22 Mar - 28 Mar 2015)
      Connections between subfactor theory and conformal field theory have been expected since the early days of the former in 1980’s, and recently we see more and more evidence for deeper relations. It was our aim to attract ...
    • 1531 - Interplay of Analysis and Probability in Applied Mathematics 

      [OWR-2015-35] Workshop Report 2015,35 (2015) - (26 Jul - 01 Aug 2015)
      This workshop brought together analysts and probabilists working on problems at some of the many interfaces of these two fields. Most of the problems discussed during the meeting have their origin in physics or chemistry. ...
    • 1546c - Mini-Workshop: Scales in Plasticity 

      [OWR-2015-53] Workshop Report 2015,53 (2015) - (08 Nov - 14 Nov 2015)
      This mini-workshop was devoted to the current state of our understanding of dislocations (essentially slips of lines of atoms in a crystalline solid) and of their impact on the macroscopic behavior of those solids.
    • 1507a - Mini-Workshop: Modern Applications of s-numbers and Operator Ideals 

      [OWR-2015-6] Workshop Report 2015,6 (2015) - (08 Feb - 14 Feb 2015)
      The main aim of this mini-workshop was to present and discuss some modern applications of the functional-analytic concepts of $s$-numbers and operator ideals in areas like Numerical Analysis, Theory of Function Spaces, ...
    • 1550 - Convex Geometry and its Applications 

      [OWR-2015-56] Workshop Report 2015,56 (2015) - (06 Dec - 12 Dec 2015)
      The past 30 years have not only seen substantial progress and lively activity in various areas within convex geometry, e.g., in asymptotic geometric analysis, valuation theory, the $L_p$-Brunn-Minkowski theory and stochastic ...
    • 1536 - Scaling Limits in Models of Statistical Mechanics 

      [OWR-2015-40] Workshop Report 2015,40 (2015) - (30 Aug - 05 Sep 2015)
      The emphasis of the workshop was on the deep relations between, on the one hand, recent advances in probabilistic investigation of statistical mechanical models and spatial stochastic processes and, on the other hand, ...
    • 1510 - Discrete Differential Geometry 

      [OWR-2015-13] Workshop Report 2015,13 (2015) - (01 Mar - 07 Mar 2015)
      This is the collection of extended abstracts for the 26 lectures and the open problem session at the fourth Oberwolfach workshop on Discrete Differential Geometry.