|Registration Deadline:||December 08, 2000 over 13 years ago|
|To apply for Funding you must register by:||September 04, 2000 over 13 years ago|
|Parent Program:||Operator Algebras|
- Teodor Banica
- Dror Bar-Natan
- Richard Borcherds (University of California, Berkeley)
- Sergio Doplicher (Università di Roma ``La Sapienza'')
- Michel Enock
- David Evans
- Michael Freedman (University of California)
- Edward Frenkel (University of California, Berkeley)
- Peter Goddard (Institute for Advanced Study)
- Uffe Haagerup (University of Copenhagen)
- Masaki Izumi
- Yasuyuki Kawahigashi (Science University of Tokyo)
- Vijay Kodiyalam
- Dirk Kreimer
- Ruth Lawrence
- Roberto Longo
- Michael Mueger
- Dmitri Nikshych
- Adrian Ocneanu
- Rosa Orellana (Dartmouth College)
- Nobuya Sato
- V. Sunder
- Dylan Thurston (Columbia University)
- Akihiro Tsuchiya
- Yoshimichi Ueda
- Zhenghan Wang
- Hans Wenzl
- Feng Xu
As part of the full-year 2000-2001 program on Operator Algebras, MSRI will host a one-week workshop on Subfactors and Algebraic Aspects of Quantum Field Theory, December 4-8, 2000. These two areas have had a strong interaction in the last two decades, leading to exciting and closely related mathematics.
The Subfactor section of the workshop will discuss the latest developments of the theory, covering both the combinatorial and analytical aspects.
Probable participants include: M. Asaeda, T. Banica, D. Bisch, D. Evans, F. Goodman, U. Haagerup, M. Izumi, V.F.R. Jones, Y. Kawahigashi, A. Ocneanu, M. Pimsner, S. Popa, N. Sato, V.S. Sunder, Y. Ueda, H. Wenzl
The section on Algebraic Aspects of QFT will attempt to cover several topics that have recently been linked with Operator Algebras. These include conformal field theory and vertex algebras, superselection sectors, invariants of links and 3-manifolds, the Hopf algebra structure of renormalization. Probable participants include: [D. Bar-Natan], R. Borcherds, S. Doplicher, [V. Drinfeld], B. Feigin, E. Frenkel, P. Goddard, [V. Kac], D. Kreimer, R. Lawrence, R. Longo, L. Rozansky, A. Tsuchiya, [V. Turaev], A. Wassermann, F. Xu, [D. Zagier].
(names in brackets are not yet confirmed)
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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