Browsing Workshops 2017 by Title
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1739  Algebraic Geometry: Birational Classification, Derived Categories, and Moduli Spaces
[OWR201745] (2017)  (24 Sep  30 Sep 2017)The workshop covered a number of active areas of research in algebraic geometry with a focus on derived categories, moduli spaces (of varieties and sheaves) and birational geometry (often in positive characteristic) and ... 
1717  Algebraic Groups
[OWR201721] (2017)  (23 Apr  29 Apr 2017)Linear algebraic groups is an active research area in contemporary mathematics. It has rich connections to algebraic geometry, representation theory, algebraic combinatorics, number theory, algebraic topology, and differential ... 
1716  Algebraic Statistics
[OWR201720] (2017)  (16 Apr  22 Apr 2017)Algebraic Statistics is concerned with the interplay of techniques from commutative algebra, combinatorics, (real) algebraic geometry, and related fields with problems arising in statistics and data science. This workshop ... 
1732  Analysis, Geometry and Topology of Positive Scalar Curvature Metrics
[OWR201736] (2017)  (06 Aug  12 Aug 2017)Riemannian manifolds with positive scalar curvature play an important role in mathematics and general relativity. Obstruction and existence results are connected to index theory, bordism theory and homotopy theory, using ... 
1705  Applications of Optimal Transportation in the Natural Sciences
[OWR20177] (2017)  (29 Jan  04 Feb 2017)The aim of this workshop was to gather a mixed group of experts and young researchers from different areas of applied mathematics in which optimal transport plays a central role. Applications in one of the classical areas ... 
1741  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Additive Combinatorics, Entropy, and Fractal Geometry
[OWR201747] (2017)  (08 Oct  13 Oct 2017)The aim of the workshop was to survey recent developments in fractal geometry, specifically those related to projections and slices of planar selfsimilar sets, and dimension and absolute continuity of selfsimilar measures ... 
1714  Arbeitsgemeinschaft: Higher Gross Zagier Formulas
[OWR201718] (2017)  (02 Apr  08 Apr 2017)The aim of this Arbeitsgemeinschaft is to go over the proof of the higher Gross–Zagier formula established in the paper [YZ15]. The formula relates arbitrary order central derivative of the base change $L$function of an ... 
1736  Automorphic Forms and Arithmetic
[OWR201740] (2017)  (03 Sep  09 Sep 2017)The workshop brought together leading experts and young researchers at the interface of automorphic forms and analytic number theory to disseminate, discuss and develop important recent methods and results. A particular ... 
1749  Classical and Quantum Mechanical Models of ManyParticle Systems
[OWR201756] (2017)  (03 Dec  09 Dec 2017)This workshop was dedicated to the presentation of recent results in the field of the mathematical study of kinetic theory and its naturalextensions (statistical physics and fluid mechanics). The main models are the ... 
1701  Combinatorics
[OWR20171] (2017)  (01 Jan  07 Jan 2017)Combinatorics is a fundamental mathematical discipline that focuses on the study of discrete objects and their properties. The present workshop featured research in such diverse areas as Extremal, Probabilistic and Algebraic ... 
1720  Computational Inverse Problems for Partial Differential Equations
[OWR201724] (2017)  (14 May  20 May 2017)The problem of determining unknown quantities in a PDE from measurements of (part of) the solution to this PDE arises in a wide range of applications in science, technology, medicine, and finance. The unknown quantity may ... 
1744b  Copositivity and Complete Positivity
[OWR201752] (2017)  (29 Oct  04 Nov 2017)A real matrix $A$ is called copositive if $x^TAx \ge 0$ holds for all $x \in \mathbb R^n_+$. A matrix $A$ is called completely positive if it can be factorized as $A = BB^T$ , where $B$ is an entrywise nonnegative matrix. ... 
1703  Cryptography
[OWR20175] (2017)  (15 Jan  21 Jan 2017)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 ... 
1727  Differentialgeometrie im Großen
[OWR201731] (2017)  (02 Jul  08 Jul 2017)The topics discussed at the meeting were Kähler geometry, geometric evolution equations, manifolds of nonnegative curvature, metric geometry and geometric representations of groups. The choice of topics reflects current ... 
1715  Discrete Geometry
[OWR201719] (2017)  (09 Apr  15 Apr 2017)A number of important recent developments in various branches of discrete geometry were presented at the workshop. The presentations illustrated both the diversity of the area and its strong connections to other fields of ... 
1728  Dynamische Systeme
[OWR201732] (2017)  (09 Jul  15 Jul 2017)This workshop continued the biannual series at Oberwolfach on Dynamical Systems that started as the “Moser–Zehnder meeting” in 1981. The main themes of the workshop are the new results and developments in the area of ... 
1704  Emerging Developments in Interfaces and Free Boundaries
[OWR20176] (2017)  (22 Jan  28 Jan 2017)The field of the mathematical and numerical analysis of systems of nonlinear partial differential equations involving interfaces and free boundaries is a well established and flourishing area of research. This workshop ... 
1726  Geometric Structures in Group Theory
[OWR201730] (2017)  (25 Jun  01 Jul 2017)Geometric group theory has natural connections and rich interfaces with many of the other major fields of modern mathematics. The basic motif of the field is the construction and exploration of actions by infinite groups ... 
1719  Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
[OWR201723] (2017)  (07 May  13 May 2017)The workshop “Geophysical Fluid Dynamics” addressed recent advances in analytical, stochastic, modeling and computational studies of geophysical fluid models. Of central interest were the reduced geophysical models, that ... 
1721  Harmonic Analysis and the Trace Formula
[OWR201725] (2017)  (21 May  27 May 2017)The purpose of this workshop was to discuss recent results in harmonic analysis that arise in the study of the trace formula. This theme is common to different directions of research on automorphic forms such as representation ...