QFT Seminar

The Quantum Field Theory (QFT) seminar is a weekly learning seminar at The University of Queensland. This learning seminar meets to discuss various topics related to mathematical physics with connections to representation theory and combinatorics.

QFT Seminar, Spring, 2019

Fall, 2018: Hecke Algebras

We meet on Thursdays at 4:00PM in room 67-442.

Organized by: Jorgen Rasmussen, Masoud Kamgarpour, Travis Scrimshaw, Ole Warnaar.

Date Speaker Topic
August 2 Ole Warnaar Introduction and overview
August 9Zhao ("Paige") Introduction to the symmetric group
August 16 Bryce

Representation theory of the symmetric group

August 23 Bryce

Representation theory of the symmetric group (Pt. 2)

August 30 Edward The RSK correspondence
September 6 Joe

Hecke algebras

September 13 Gav

The Temperley-Lieb algebra

September 20 Chris

Representations of the Temperley-Lieb algebra

October 4 Seamus

Kazhdan-Lusztig theory

October 11 Sinead

Kazhdan-Lusztig cells, cell modules, and RSK