|Registration Deadline:||March 07, 2008 over 11 years ago|
|To apply for Funding you must register by:||December 17, 2007 almost 12 years ago|
- Harm Derksen
- Philippe di Francesco (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
- Mark Haiman
- Joel Kamnitzer
- Michael Kapovich (University of California, Davis)
- Rinat Kedem
- Allen Knutson (Cornell University)
- Thomas Lam
- Cristian-Paul Lenart
- George Lusztig
- Alexander Postnikov (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
- Arun Ram (University of Melbourne)
- Anne Schilling (University of California, Davis)
- Jan Schroeer
- Mark Shimozono
- David Speyer (University of Michigan)
- John Stembridge (University of Michigan)
- Anatoly Vershik
- Andrei Zelevinsky
Representation theory has often been a key to unlocking problems of enumeration and structure for our favorite combinatorial objects. In the reverse direction, answering many of the central questions of representation theory required development of sophisticated combinatorial techniques and constructions. This interplay, which has only intensified in recent years, will be at the focus of the workshop. Potential topics to be discussed include (the combinatorial aspects of):
- quiver representations;
- cluster algebras;
- Macdonald and LLT polynomials;
- representation-theoretic techniques in quantum/statistical mechanics;
- generalized Littlewood-Richardson rules, Schur-positivity, and connections with Schubert calculus;
- crystal bases and graphs;
- affine Grassmannians, Mirkovic-Vilonen cycles;
- dual canonical and semi-canonical bases;
- Horn and Deligne-Simpson problems;
- tropical calculus in representation theory.
A relatively small number of talks should leave ample time for informal discussions and presentations. INVITED SPEAKERS: Harm Derksen (Univ. of Michigan- Ann Arbor) Philippe Di Francesco (CNRS- Saclay) Mark Haiman (Univ. of California- Berkeley) Joel Kamnitzer (Univ. of California- Berkeley, American Inst. of Math.) Michael Kapovich (Univ. of California- Davis) Rinat Kedem (Univ. of Illinois- Urbana) Thomas Lam (Harvard Univ.) Cristian Lenart (SUNY- Albany) George Lusztig (MIT) Alexander Postnikov (MIT) Arun Ram (Univ. of Wisconsin- Madison, Univ. of Melbourne) Anne Schilling (Univ. of California- Davis) Jan Schroer (Univ. of Bonn) Mark Shimozono (Virginia Tech) David Speyer (Clay Math Inst., MIT) John Stembridge (Univ. of Michigan- Ann Arbor) Anatoly Vershik (Steklov Institute- St. Petersburg) Andrei Zelevinsky (Northeastern Univ.) A block of rooms has been reserved at the Rose Garden Inn. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-992-9005 OR directly on their website. Click on Corporate at the bottom of the screen and when prompted enter code MATH (this code is not case sensitive). By using this code a new calendar will appear and will show MSRI rate on all room types available. The following Group Code should be entered in the "Comment" field when booking through our Website. Group Code = CGMS57. The cut-off date for reservations is March 2, 2008. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Durant. Please mention the workshop name and reference the following code when making reservations via phone, fax or e-mail: ER0000. The cut-off date for reservations is February 15, 2008.Show less
To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.
Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.
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MSRI has preferred rates at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza, depending on room availability. Guests can call the hotel's main line at 510-845-7300 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Institute discount. To book online visit this page (the MSRI rate will automatically be applied).
MSRI has preferred rates at the Graduate Berkeley, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 510-845-8981. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. Enter in the Promo Code MSRI123 (this code is not case sensitive).
MSRI has preferred rates at the Berkeley Lab Guest House, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 510-495-8000 or directly on their website. Select "Affiliated with the Space Sciences Lab, Lawrence Hall of Science or MSRI." When prompted for your UC Contact/Host, please list Chris Marshall (firstname.lastname@example.org).
MSRI has a preferred rates at Easton Hall and Gibbs Hall, depending on room availability. Guests can call the Reservations line at 510-204-0732 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Inst. rate. To book online visit this page, select "Request a Reservation" choose the dates you would like to stay and enter the code MSRI (this code is not case sensitive).
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