ALGEBRA SEMINAR
DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY

 


 

Organizers: Bojko Bakalov and Kailash C. Misra

E-mail: bojko_bakalov at ncsu dot edu

               misra at math dot ncsu dot edu

 


Fall 2004 Schedule:

 

September 1, Professor Bojko Bakalov, NC State University

 

                     Representations of the Lie Pseudoalgebra W(d)

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

September 8, No Seminar.

 

September 15, Professor Shao-Ming Fei, Capital Normal University (China) and University of Bonn (Germany)

 

                     An Introduction to Quantum Information and Computation

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

September 22, Professor Shao-Ming Fei, Capital Normal University (China) and University of Bonn (Germany)

                    

                     Theory of Quantum Entanglement and Related Mathematics

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

September 29, Professor Tom Lada, NC State University

 

                     Symmetric Brace Algebras

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

October 6, No Seminar.

 

October 13, Professor Naihuan Jing, NC State University

 

                     Spin Characters of Generalized Hyperoctahedral Groups

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

October 20, Professor Kailash Misra, NC State University

                    

                     Crystals for Demazure Modules

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

October 27, No Seminar.

 

November 3, Jining Gao, NC State University

 

                     L Algebra Structures of Lie Algebra Deformations

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

November 11, Professor Victor Kac, MIT

 

                     Vertex Algebras and Quantum Hamiltonian Reduction

                     Colloquium: 4-5, HA201

 

November 17, Professor Alexander Retakh, MIT

 

                     Structure Theory and Representations of Conformal Algebras

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 

December 3, Professor Michael Roitman, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champain

 

                     Constructing Chiral Algebras from Analytic Functions

                     2:35-3:25, HA335

 


Spring 2005 Schedule:

 

January 19, Bill Cook, NC State University

 

                  Affine Lie Algebras, Vertex Operator Algebras and Multisum Identities

                  1:30-2:20, HA370

 

January 25, Dr. Mark Skandera, Dartmouth College

 

                   Interpretations of Totally Nonnegative Polynomials

                   Special Seminar 4:00-5:00, HA201

 

February 2, Dr. Nikolay M. Nikolov, Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, Sofia, Bulgaria

 

                  Vertex Algebras in Higher Dimensions and Globally Conformal Invariant Quantum Field Theory, I

                  1:30-2:20, HA370

 

February 9, Dr. Nikolay M. Nikolov, Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy, Sofia, Bulgaria

 

                  Vertex Algebras in Higher Dimensions and Globally Conformal Invariant Quantum Field Theory, II

                  1:30-2:20, HA370

 

February  28, Professor Tom Lada, NC State University

 

                  Symmetric Brace Algebras

                  3:40-4:30, HA335

 

March 18, Professor Haisheng Li, Rutgers University-Camden

 

                  Quantum Vertex Algebras and Their Modules

                  3:40-4:30, HA370

       

March 23, Special Seminar (two talks)

 

                  Professor Michael Singer, NC State University

                  How Many Solutions?

                  1:30-2:00, HA370

 

                  Professor Hoon Hong, NC State University

                  How Many Real Solutions?

                  2:00-2:30, HA370

 

March 30, No Seminar.

 

April 6, Professor Loek Helminck, NC State University

                  Computing a Poset Structure for Twisted Involutions in Weyl Groups

                  2:35-3:25, HA370

 

April 13,  Professor Kailash Misra, NC State University

                  Affine Lie Algebra Representations and Perfect Crystals

                  1:30-2:20, HA370

 

April 28, Dr. Imre Tuba, Virginia Tech

                  On the Structure of Braided, Semisimple Tensor Categories of Type BCD

                  2:35-3:25, HA330

 


 

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Seminar Organizers:  Bojko Bakalov and Kailash C. Misra