Atsushi MATSUO

Associate Professor,
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences,  
The University of Tokyo
Komaba 3-8-1, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8914, Japan

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Research Interests

I have been working on mathematical aspects of 2D conformal field theories and related areas.
The research topics from new to old are roughly:


Refereed Research Papers

  1. A. Matsuo and A.P. Veselov: Universal formula for the Hilbert series of minimal nilpotent orbits.
    Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society., 145, No.12, (2017), 5123--5130.
  2. H. Maruoka, A. Matsuo and H. Shimakura: Classification of vertex operator algebras of class S4 with minimal conformal weight one.
    Journal of Mathematical Society of Japan, 68, (2016), 1369--1388.
  3. A Matsuo, K. Nagatomo and A. Tsuchiya: Quasi-finite algebras graded by Hamiltonian and vertex operator algebras.
    Moonshine - The First Quarter Century and Beyond, Proceedings of a Workshop on the Moonshine Conjectures and Vertex Algebras, London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series No.\ 372, Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  4. A. Matsuo: 3-transposition groups of symplectic type and vertex operator algebras.
    Journal of Mathematical Society of Japan 57 (2005), no. 3, 639--649.
  5. A Matsuo: Norton's trace formulae for the Griess algebra of a vertex operator algebra with larger symmetry.
    Commun. Math. Phys. 224 (2001), 565--591.
  6. A Matsuo and M Matsuo: The automorphism group of the Hamming code vertex operator algebra.
    J. Algebra, 228 (2000), 204--226.
  7. A Matsuo and K Nagatomo: A note on free bosonic vertex algebra and its conformal vectors.
    J. Algebra 212 (1999), 395--418.
  8. A Matsuo: A q-deformation of Wakimoto modules, primary fields, and screening operators.
    Commun. Math. Phys. 160 (1994), 33--48.
  9. A Matsuo: Quantum algebra structure of certain Jackson integrals.
    Commun. Math. Phys., 157 (1993), 479--498.
  10. A Matsuo: Free field representation of the quantum affine algebra Uq(sl^2).
    Phys. Lett. B308 (1993), 260-265.
  11. A Matsuo: Jackson integrals of Jordan-Pochhammer type and Quantum Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov equations.
    Commun. Math. Phys., 151 (1993), 263--273.
  12. A Matsuo: Integrable connections related to zonal spherical functions,
    Invent. Math., 110 (1992), 95--121.
  13. A Matsuo: An Application of Aomoto-Gelfand Hypergeometric Functions to SU(n) Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov Equation.
    Commun. Math. Phys. 134 (1990), 65--77
  14. E Date, M Jimbo, A Matsuo and T Miwa: Hypergeometric type integrals and the sl(2,C) Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov equations.
    Int. J. Mod. Phys. B4 (1990), 1049


  1. A Matsuo and K Nagatomo: Axioms for a vertex algebra and the locality of quantum fields.
    MSJ Memoirs 4, Math. Soc. Japan, 1999.

Other Papers

  1. A Matsuo: Summary of the theory of primitive forms.
    Topological field theory, primitive forms, and related topics, Birkhauser, 1998.

Japanese Papers and Books


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