Taipei Winter School in Lie Theory

NCTS/TPE, National Taiwan University, Taipei
December 18-26, 2008


  • Sponsors: NCTS/TPE, Academia Sinica

  • Date: December 18-26, 2008

  • Venue: Department of Mathematics, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan



Prof. Shrawan Kumar (University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill) and Prof. Raphael Rouquier (University of Oxford) will each give a series of 8-10 hours of lectures from December 18, 2008, to December 26, 2008. The lectures will be held in the Department of Mathematics of the National Taiwan University. The Winter School will be followed by the Taipei Workshop in Lie Theory to be held in Academia Sinica from December 28-30, 2008. You can download the PDF file of the Winter School poster here.

Mini-Courses in Representation Theory


Raphael Rouquier (University of Oxford)
Higher Representations of Lie Algebras (Abstract)
  • December 18, 2008, 2:00PM-5:00PM
  • December 19, 2008, 3:00PM-5:00PM
  • December 22, 2008, 9:00AM-12:00AM
  • December 23, 2008, 10:00AM-12:00AM
New Math Building 308 (臺灣大學數學系新數學館308室)


Shrawan Kumar (University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill)
Demazure Character Formula in Arbitrary Kac-Moody Setting and its Consequences (Abstract)
  • December 22, 2008, 3:00PM-5:00PM
  • December 23, 2008, 3:00PM-5:00PM
  • December 24, 2008, 3:00PM-5:00AM
  • December 25, 2008, 3:00PM-5:00AM
  • December 26, 2008, 3:00PM-5:00AM *

New Math Building 308 (臺灣大學數學系新數學館308室)

*New Math Building 405(臺灣大學數學系新數學館405室)



For further information please contact:

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

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


National Center for Theoretical Sciences , Taipei Office, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan 10617

Tel: 886-2-33663229, Fax: 886-2-33663230