Subfactors & Algebraic Aspects of Quantum Field Theory December 4-8, 2000

Organizing committee

D. Bisch

R. Borcherds

S. Doplicher

P. Goddard

V. F. R. Jones

Y. Kawahigashi

R. Lawrence (cochair/AQFT)

S. Popa (chair/subfactors)

A. Wassermann (cochair/AQFT)

Program

Dec. 4 | Dec. 5 | Dec. 6 | Dec. 7 | Dec. 8 | |||||

9:30-10:30 | Doplicher | 9:30-10:30 | Ocneanu | 9:30-10:30 | Bar-Natan | 9:30-10:30 | Jones | 9:30-10:30 | Izumi |

11:00-12:00 | Longo | 11:00-12:00 | A. Wassermann | 11:00-12:00 | Lawrence | 11:00-12:00 | Bisch | 11:00-11:45 | Evans |

12:00-12:30 | Mueger | 12:00-12:30 | Toledano Laredo | 12:00-12:30 | D. Thurston | 12:00-12:30 | Sunder | 11:45-12:30 | Kawahigashi |

14:00-14:30 | Asaeda | 14:00-15:00 | Freedman | 13:45-14:45 | Kreimer | 13:30-14:00 | Sato | 14:00-15:00 | Wenzl |

14:30-15:00 | Nikshych | 15:00-15:30 | Wang | 14:45-15:15 | Landau | 14:00-15:00 | Goddard | 15:00-15:30 | Orellana |

15:00-15:30 | Enock | 16:00-17:00 | Borcherds | 15:45-16:15 | Xu | 15:00-15:30 | Haagerup | 16:00-16:30 | Ueda |

16:10-17:00 | Popa | 16:00-17:00 | Tsuchiya | 16:30-17:00 | Shlyakhtenko | ||||

17:00-17:30 | Kodiyalam | 17:00-18:00 | Frenkel | ||||||

Titles

Marta-T Asaeda | Exotic subfactor and the spindle algebra |

Dror Bar-Natan | Finite type invariants and a a strange breed of planar algebras |

Dietmar Bisch | Singly generated planar algebras of small dimension |

Richard Borcherds | Vertex algebras are trivial |

Sergio Doplicher | Aspects of duality |

Michel Enock | Inclusions of von Neumann algebras, and quantum groupoids |

David Evans | Modular invariants from subfactors |

Michael Freedman | Anyons in mathematics, computer science and physics |

Edward Frenkel | Vertex algebras and geometric Langlands correspondence |

Peter Goddard | An axiomatic approach to conformal field theory |

Uffe Haagerup | Old and new results on spin models |

Masaki Izumi | Non commutative Poisson boundaries and compact quantum group actions |

Vaughan Jones | E_{6} is a breeze, E_{8}'s a tease |

Yasuyuki Kawahigashi | Braiding and extension of endomorphisms of subfactors |

Vijay Kodiyalam | Paragroups and Hopf algebras |

Dirk Kreimer | Combinatorics of quantum field theory |

Zeph Landau | Exchange relations planar algebras |

Ruth Lawrence | Almost modularity of quantum 3-manifold invariants |

Roberto Longo | Completely rational conformal quantum field theory |

Michael Mueger | Completely rational CQFTs, local extensions and modular invariants |

Dmitri Nikshych | Bimodule categories of subfactors and representation theory of quantum groupoids |

Adrian Ocneanu | Higher Coxeter systems |

Rosa Orellana | Finite dimensional representations of the braid group of type B and Markov traces |

Sorin Popa | Universal constructions and functoriality in the theory of subfactors |

Nobuya Sato | Two approaches in 3-dimensional topological quantum field theories from subfactors |

Dimitri Shlyakhtenko | Some applications of free probability to subfactor theory |

V. S. Sunder | Spectra of principal graphs |

Dylan Thurston | Hyperbolic volume and colored Jones polynomial: a conjecture |

Valerio Toledano Laredo | Unitary representations of generalised braid groups and quantum groups |

Akihiro Tsuchiya | Seiberg-Witten differentials as periods of rational elliptic surfaces |

Yoshimichi Ueda | Minimal actions of compact quantum groups and subfactors |

Zhenghan Wang | On TQFT representations of mapping class groups |

Antony Wassermann | Quantum subgroups and vertex algebras |

Hans Wenzl | Braid groups and subfactors |

Feng Xu | Algebraic coset conformal field theories |