Taipei Workshop in Lie Theory

Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taipei
December 28-30, 2008


  • Sponsor: Academia Sinica

  • Date: December 28-30, 2008

  • Venue: Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

The Taipei Winter School in Lie Theory will be held in the National Taiwan University from December 18-26, 2008. Prof. Shrawan Kumar (University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, USA) and Prof. Raphael Rouquier (University of Oxford, UK) will each give an 8-10 hour lecture series. Following the Winter School the Institute of Mathematics of the Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, will host the Taipei Workshop in Lie Theory from December 28 to December 30, 2008. Below is a list of participants who have agreed to give an invited lecture.

Invited speakers: 

Tomoyuki Arakawa (Nara Women's University, Japan)
Meng-Kiat Chuah (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)
Jae-Hoon Kwon (University of Seoul, Korea)
Ching-Hung Lam (National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan)
Zongzhu Lin (Kansas State University, USA)
Masahiko Miyamoto (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
Liangang Peng (Sichuan University, China)
Alexander Premet (University of Manchester, UK)
Vera Serganova (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Eric Sommers (University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA)
Toshiyuki Tanisaki (Osaka City University,Japan)
Weiqiang Wang (University of Virginia,USA)

General Information:

Workshop Program and Titles and Abstracts
Workshop Poster
Transportation to Academia Sinica
Hotel and Other Information
Map of Academia Sinica (in English) and (in Chinese)
Central Weather Bureau in Taiwan

Travel in Taiwan

Taiwan Visa Information


Shun-Jen Cheng
Institute of Mathematics
Academia Sinica
Taipei, Taiwan 11529

Weiqiang Wang
Department of Mathematics
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22904


Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan 11529

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