• 1806 - Variational Methods for the Modelling of Inelastic Solids 

      [OWR-2018-5] Workshop Report 2018,5 (2018) - (04 Feb - 10 Feb 2018)
      This workshop brought together two communities working on the same topic from different perspectives. It strengthened the exchange of ideas between experts from both mathematics and mechanics working on a wide range of ...
    • 1824 - Geometrie 

      [OWR-2018-27] Workshop Report 2018,27 (2018) - (10 Jun - 16 Jun 2018)
      The workshop Geometrie, organized by John Lott (Berkeley), André Neves (London), Iskander Taimanov (Novosibirsk) and Burkhard Wilking (Münster) was well attended with over 53 participants with broad geographic representation ...
    • 1819 - Interactions between Operator Space Theory and Quantum Probability with Applications to Quantum Information 

      [OWR-2018-22] Workshop Report 2018,22 (2018) - (06 May - 12 May 2018)
      Operator space theory was the joining element of our workshop. This theory is a quantisation of the theory of Banach spaces. The talks at our meeting investigated the interactions of operator space theory with operator ...
    • 1807 - Interplay of Analysis and Probability in Applied Mathematics 

      [OWR-2018-6] Workshop Report 2018,6 (2018) - (11 Feb - 17 Feb 2018)
      This workshop continued to foster the collaboration between researchers working in analysis and probability, respectively. Some core areas, in which this happens with high success, belong to the objectives of this meeting: ...
    • 1823b - Cohomological and Metric Properties of Groups of Homeomorphisms of R 

      [OWR-2018-26] Workshop Report 2018,26 (2018) - (03 Jun - 09 Jun 2018)
      In recent years, the family of groups sharing features or design principles with classical Thompson groups has grown considerably. The workshop highlights new developments in this field with special emphasis on algorithmic ...
    • 1825a - Subgroups of Cremona Groups 

      [OWR-2018-28] Workshop Report 2018,28 (2018) - (17 Jun - 23 Jun 2018)
      There have been recent breakthroughs in two related questions: the study of Cremona groups, and the problem of rationality of algebraic varieties. Our workshop brought together algebraic geometers, who discussed and tried ...
    • 1816b - Mini-Workshop: Gibbs Measures for Nonlinear Dispersive Equations 

      [OWR-2018-18] Workshop Report 2018,18 (2018) - (15 Apr - 21 Apr 2018)
      In this mini-workshop we brought together leading experts working on the application of Gibbs measures to the study of nonlinear PDEs. This framework is a powerful tool in the probabilistic study of solutions to nonlinear ...
    • 1826 - Algebraische Zahlentheorie 

      [OWR-2018-30] Workshop Report 2018,30 (2018) - (24 Jun - 30 Jun 2018)
      The origins of Algebraic Number Theory can be traced to over two centuries ago, wherein algebraic techniques are used to glean information about integers and rational numbers. It continues to be at the forefront of
    • 1811 - Statistical Inference for Structured High-dimensional Models 

      [OWR-2018-12] Workshop Report 2018,12 (2018) - (11 Mar - 17 Mar 2018)
      High-dimensional statistical inference is a newly emerged direction of statistical science in the 21 century. Its importance is due to the increasing dimensionality and complexity of models needed to process and understand ...
    • 1816a - Mini-Workshop: Arithmetic Geometry and Symmetries around Galois and Fundamental Groups 

      [OWR-2018-17] Workshop Report 2018,17 (2018) - (15 Apr - 21 Apr 2018)
      The geometric study of the absolute Galois group of the rational numbers has been a highly active research topic since the first milestones: Hilbert’s Irreducibility Theorem, Noether’s program, Riemann’s Existence Theorem. ...
    • 1822 - Interactions between Algebraic Geometry and Noncommutative Algebra 

      [OWR-2018-24] Workshop Report 2018,24 (2018) - (27 May - 02 Jun 2018)
      The workshop presented current developments exploring the boundaries and intersections between the fields of noncommutative algebra and representation theory on the one hand, and algebraic geometry on the other hand, with ...
    • 1809 - The Mathematics of Mechanobiology and Cell Signaling 

      [OWR-2018-8] Workshop Report 2018,8 (2018) - (25 Feb - 03 Mar 2018)
      The workshop focussed on the mathematical modeling and analysis of the mutual interaction among living cells, their interaction with the environment, and the resulting morphogenetic processes. The interplay of bio-mechanical ...
    • 1817 - Nonlinear Data: Theory and Algorithms 

      [OWR-2018-20] Workshop Report 2018,20 (2018) - (22 Apr - 28 Apr 2018)
      Techniques and concepts from differential geometry are used in many parts of applied mathematics today. However, there is no joint community for users of such techniques. The workshop on Nonlinear Data assembled researchers ...
    • 1816c - Mini-Workshop: Superexpanders and Their Coarse Geometry 

      [OWR-2018-19] Workshop Report 2018,19 (2018) - (15 Apr - 21 Apr 2018)
      It is a deep open problem whether all expanders are superexpanders. In fact, it was already a major challenge to prove the mere existence of superexpanders. However, by now, some classes of examples are known: Lafforgue’s ...
    • 1804 - Statistics for Data with Geometric Structure 

      [OWR-2018-3] Workshop Report 2018,3 (2018) - (21 Jan - 27 Jan 2018)
      Statistics for data with geometric structure is an active and diverse topic of research. Applications include manifold spaces in directional data or symmetric positive definite matrices and some shape representations. But ...
    • 1810a - Mini-Workshop: Chromatic Phenomena and Duality in Homotopy Theory and Representation Theory 

      [OWR-2018-9] Workshop Report 2018,9 (2018) - (04 Mar - 10 Mar 2018)
      This mini-workshop focused on chromatic phenomena and duality as unifying themes in algebra, geometry, and topology. The overarching goal was to establish a fruitful exchange of ideas between experts from various areas, ...
    • 1802 - Computability Theory 

      [OWR-2018-1] Workshop Report 2018,1 (2018) - (07 Jan - 13 Jan 2018)
      Computability and computable enumerability are two of the fundamental notions of mathematics. Interest in effectiveness is already apparent in the famous Hilbert problems, in particular the second and tenth, and in early ...
    • 1803 - Topology of Arrangements and Representation Stability 

      [OWR-2018-2] Workshop Report 2018,2 (2018) - (14 Jan - 20 Jan 2018)
      The workshop “Topology of arrangements and representation stability” brought together two directions of research: the topology and geometry of hyperplane, toric and elliptic arrangements, and the homological and representation ...
    • 1823a - Field Arithmetic 

      [OWR-2018-25] Workshop Report 2018,25 (2018) - (03 Jun - 09 Jun 2018)
      Field Arithmetic studies the interrelation between arithmetic properties of fields and their absolute Galois groups. It is an interdisciplinary area that uses methods of algebraic number theory, commutative algebra, algebraic ...
    • 1810b - Mini-Workshop: Entropy, Information and Control 

      [OWR-2018-10] Workshop Report 2018,10 (2018) - (04 Mar - 10 Mar 2018)
      This mini-workshop was motivated by the emerging field of networked control, which combines concepts from the disciplines of control theory, information theory and dynamical systems. Many current approaches to networked ...