• 1539 - The Mathematics and Statistics of Quantitative Risk Management 

      [OWR-2015-42] Workshop Report 2015,42 (2015) - (20 Sep - 26 Sep 2015)
      It was the aim of this workshop to gather a multidisclipinary and international group of scientists at the forefront of research in econometrics, financial time series analysis, extreme value theory, financial mathematics, ...
    • 1549 - Geometric Partial Differential Equations: Surface and Bulk Processes 

      [OWR-2015-55] Workshop Report 2015,55 (2015) - (29 Nov - 05 Dec 2015)
      The workshop brought together experts representing a wide range of topics in geometric partial differential equations ranging from analyis over numerical simulation to real-life applications. The main themes of the conference ...
    • 1525 - Noncommutative Geometry 

      [OWR-2015-29] Workshop Report 2015,29 (2015) - (14 Jun - 20 Jun 2015)
      These reports contain an account of 2015’s meeting on noncommutative geometry. Noncommutative geometry has developed itself over the years to a completely new branch of mathematics shedding light on many other areas as ...
    • 1521 - Probabilistic Techniques in Modern Statistics 

      [OWR-2015-26] Workshop Report 2015,26 (2015) - (17 May - 23 May 2015)
      The aim of the workshop was to bring together researchers in modern probability theory and statistics to discuss recent advances and challenging open problems at the intersection of both fields. It focussed on the most ...
    • 1551 - Non-Archimedean Geometry and Applications 

      [OWR-2015-57] Workshop Report 2015,57 (2015) - (13 Dec - 19 Dec 2015)
      The workshop focused on recent developments in non-Archimedean analytic geometry with various applications to other fields, in particular to number theory and algebraic geometry. These applications included Mirror Symmetry, ...
    • 1547 - Complexity Theory 

      [OWR-2015-54] Workshop Report 2015,54 (2015) - (15 Nov - 21 Nov 2015)
      Computational Complexity Theory is the mathematical study of the intrinsic power and limitations of computational resources like time, space, or randomness. The current workshop focused on recent developments in various ...
    • 1507b - Mini-Workshop: Discrete p-Laplacians: Spectral Theory and Variational Methods in Mathematics and Computer Science 

      [OWR-2015-7] Workshop Report 2015,7 (2015) - (08 Feb - 14 Feb 2015)
      The p-Laplacian operators have a rich analytical theory and in the last few years they have also offered efficient tools to tackle several tasks in machine learning. During the workshop mathematicians and theoretical ...
    • 1508a - Mini-Workshop: Ideals of Linear Subspaces, Their Symbolic Powers and Waring Problems 

      [OWR-2015-9] Workshop Report 2015,9 (2015) - (15 Feb - 21 Feb 2015)
      It is a fundamental challenge for many problems of significant current interest in algebraic geometry and commutative algebra to understand symbolic powers $I^{(m)}$ of homogeneous ideals $I$ in polynomial rings, particularly ...
    • 1541 - Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Mathematical Quasicrystals 

      [OWR-2015-44] Workshop Report 2015,44 (2015) - (04 Oct - 09 Oct 2015)
      This introductory workshop encouraged participants to read important recent works in the topology, geometry and dynamics of highly regular (but aperiodic) discrete sets in Euclidean spaces, and their corresponding tiling ...
    • 1532 - Partial Differential Equations 

      [OWR-2015-36] Workshop Report 2015,36 (2015) - (02 Aug - 08 Aug 2015)
      The workshop dealt with nonlinear partial differential equations and some applications in geometry, touching several different topics such as minimal surfaces and harmonic maps, equations in conformal geometry, geometric ...
    • 1504 - Geometric Topology 

      [OWR-2015-3] Workshop Report 2015,3 (2015) - (18 Jan - 24 Jan 2015)
      Geometric topology has seen significant advances in the understanding and application of infinite symmetries and of the principles behind them. On the one hand, for advances in (geometric) group theory, tools from algebraic ...
    • 1502 - Spectral Theory and Weyl Functions 

      [OWR-2015-1] Workshop Report 2015,1 (2015) - (04 Jan - 10 Jan 2015)
      The focus of the workshop was on the interplay between spectral theory of differential operators, system theory, inverse problems and properties of associated classes of analytic functions, among them the classical ...
    • 1529 - Mathematical Aspects of General Relativity 

      [OWR-2015-33] Workshop Report 2015,33 (2015) - (12 Jul - 18 Jul 2015)
      The general theory of relativity is a remarkably accurate theory of gravitation, describing phenomena from the level of isolated bodies to the universe as a whole. The mathematical study of this theory leads to fascinating ...
    • 1505 - Geometric Methods of Complex Analysis 

      [OWR-2015-4] Workshop Report 2015,4 (2015) - (25 Jan - 31 Jan 2015)
      The purpose of this workshop was to discuss recent results in Several Complex Variables, Complex Geometry and Complex Dynamical Systems with a special focus on the exchange of ideas and methods among these areas. The main ...
    • 1519 - Cohomology of Finite Groups: Interactions and Applications 

      [OWR-2015-24] Workshop Report 2015,24 (2015) - (03 May - 09 May 2015)
      The cohomology of finite groups is an important tool in many subjects including representation theory and algebraic topology. This meeting was the fourth in a series that has emphasized the interactions of group cohomology ...
    • 1518 - Tropical Aspects in Geometry, Topology and Physics 

      [OWR-2015-23] Workshop Report 2015,23 (2015) - (26 Apr - 02 May 2015)
      The workshop Tropical Aspects in Geometry, Topology and Physics was devoted to a wide discussion and exchange of ideas between the leading experts representing various points of view on the subject. The development of ...
    • 1528 - Explicit Methods in Number Theory 

      [OWR-2015-32] Workshop Report 2015,32 (2015) - (05 Jul - 11 Jul 2015)
      The aim of the series of Oberwolfach meetings on ‘Explicit methods in number theory’ is to bring together people attacking key problems in number theory via techniques involving concrete or computable descriptions. Here, ...
    • 1507c - Mini-Workshop: Singularities in G2-geometry 

      [OWR-2015-8] Workshop Report 2015,8 (2015) - (08 Feb - 14 Feb 2015)
      All currently known construction methods of smooth compact $\mathrm G_2$-manifolds have been tied to certain singular $\mathrm G_2$-spaces, which in Joyce’s original construction are $\mathrm G_2$-orbifolds and in Kovalev’s ...
    • 1534 - Applied Harmonic Analysis and Sparse Approximation 

      [OWR-2015-38] Workshop Report 2015,38 (2015) - (16 Aug - 22 Aug 2015)
      Efficiently analyzing functions, in particular multivariate functions, is a key problem in applied mathematics. The area of applied harmonic analysis has a significant impact on this problem by providing methodologies both ...
    • 1527 - Differentialgeometrie im Großen 

      [OWR-2015-31] Workshop Report 2015,31 (2015) - (28 Jun - 04 Jul 2015)
      The topics discussed at the meeting were Kaehler geometry, geometric evolution equations, manifolds of nonnegative curvature, metric geometry and geometric representations of groups. The choice of topics reflects current ...