Quantum mathematics meeting

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 Scott Morrison

Upcoming events

23
Feb
2018
Speakers: Hoel Queffelec (Montpellier/CNRS)
Paul Wedrich (ANU)
(Continuation of talk from February 9)

Past events

16
Feb
2018
Speaker: Mitchell Rowett and Louis Carlin (ANU)
Summer ASC students Louis Carlin and Mitchell Rowett will describe their experience developing mathematical libraries for Lean, a new interactive theorem pr
09
Feb
2018
Speakers: Hoel Queffelec (Montpellier/CNRS)
Paul Wedrich (ANU)
Khovanov homology can be defined for links in thickened surfaces.
02
Feb
2018
Speaker: Anand Deopurkar (ANU)
The usual objects of study in classical algebraic geometry are smooth algebraic varieties.
18
Jan
2018
Speaker: Scott Morrison (ANU)
On Friday at 3pm Mike Freedman is speaking in the Topological Matter summer school. This is a “pre-talk”, trying to fill in some background.
15
Dec
2017
Speakers: Dominic Weiller (ANU)
Scott Morrison (ANU)
We will try to understand Vicary and Bar's definition of quasistrict 3- and 4-categories, based on https://ar
08
Dec
2017
Speaker: Kevin Walker (Microsoft Station Q)
Kevin will describe a family of 3-categories coming from surfaces modulo local relations.
27
Oct
2017
We'll talk about Walker's 3-category of surfaces modulo relations. We've recently realised a connection with Deligne's S_t, which may be important.
20
Oct
2017
Speaker: Paul Wedrich (MSI)
The Temperley-Lieb algebra gives a diagrammatic presentation of the representation category of quantum sl(2), with the famous Jones-Wenzl projectors encodin
13
Oct
2017
Speaker: Scott Morrison (MSI)
I'll define algebras in higher categories, and explain how to interpret recent work in physics on 'tensor networks' in this framework.
22
Sep
2017
Speaker: Cain Edie-Michell (MSI)
Cain will tell us about his recent paper arxiv:1709.04721, computing the group of Morita auto-equivalences for any category with "ADE" fusion rules (and for

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