
THEMATIC PROGRAMS 

October 24, 2014  
Thematic Program on Operator Algebras

William Arveson (Berkeley)  Robert Powers (Pennsylvania) 
B.V. Rajarama Bhat (ISI Bangalore)  Joachim Zacharias (Nottingham) 
Remus Floricel (Regina) 
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OVERVIEW
The workshop aims at bringing together people working in the general
area of noncommutative dynamics, including topics like reversible
and irreversible dynamics on operator algebras, products systems
and their classification, quantum probability and connections with
quantum information.
INVITED SPEAKERS:
L. Accardi, Universita di Roma ``Tor Vergata''  P. Jorgensen, University of Iowa 
A. Alevras, Naval Academy, Annapolis  R. Kadison, University of Pennsylvania 
M. Anshelevich, Texas A&M  C. Koestler, Carleton University 
W. Arveson, UC Berkeley  D. Kribs, University of Guelph 
B.V.R. Bhat, ISI Bangalore  B. Kummerer, TU Darmstadt 
B. Brenken, University of Calgary  M. Laca, University of Victoria 
N. Brown, Penn State  M. Lindsay, University of Lancaster 
F. Cipriani, Politecnico di Milano  R. Longo, Universita di Roma ``Tor Vergata'' 
D. Courtney, UC Berkeley  D. Markiewicz, Technion  I.I.T. 
K. Davidson, University of Waterloo  H. Osaka, Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu 
S. Dey, ErnstMoritzArndt Universitat  R. Powers, University of Pennsylvania 
S. Doplicher, Universita di Roma ``La Sapienza"  G. Price, US Naval Academy 
D. Dutkay, University of Central Florida 
I. Putnam, University of Victoria 
D. Evans, Cardiff University  R. Srinivasan, Chennai Mathematical Institute 
R. Exel, University of Santa Catarina  B. Solel, Technion  I.I.T. 
R. Gohm, University of Reading  K. Sinha, ISI Kolkata 
D. Goswami, ISI Kolkata  M. Skeide, Universita degli Studi del Molise 
I. Hirshberg, Ben Gurion University  M. Takesaki, UCLA 
M. Izumi, Kyoto University  B. Tsirelson, Tel Aviv University 
Monday, July 16 Speaker Abstracts 9:00  9:55 Luigi Accardi
Quantum Markovianity: a survey10:00  10:55 David Kribs
Some Mathematical Aspects of Quantum Error Correction11:00  11:20 Coffee Break 11:20  12:15 Richard Kadison
Means of Unitary Operators Revisited12:20  14:00 Lunch break 14:00  14:55 Ruy Exel
A new look at the CrossedProduct of a C*algebra by a Semigroup of Endomorphisms15:00  15:55 Marcelo Laca
Symmetries and equilibrium in Cdynamical systems16:00  16:30 Coffee Break 16:30  17:25 Ian Putnam
C*algebras from hyperbolic dynamical systems17:30  18:00 Dennis Courtney
Lifting endomorphisms to automorphisms18:00 Reception Tuesday, July 17 Speaker Abstracts 9:00  9:55 Michael Skeide
Products Systems and Quantum Dynamics10:00  10:55 Boris Tsirelson
Automorphisms of the type II Arveson system of Warren’s noise11:00  11:20 Coffee Break 11:20  12:15 Masaki Izumi
Type III factors distinguish type III E0semigroups12:20  14:00 Lunch break 14:00  14:55 Geoffrey Price
On some E0semigroups induced from CPflows15:00  15:55 Robert Powers
Comparison theory for E0semigroups16:00  16:30 Coffee break 16:30  16:55 Alexis Alevras
Order and Equivalence of Endomorphism Semigroups17:00  17:25 Daniel Markiewicz
The Gauge Group of a Strongly Spatial E0semigroup17:30  17:55 Orr Shalit
E0dilation of a pair of strongly commuting CP0 semigroupsWednesday, July 18 Speaker Abstracts 9:00  9:55 Nate Brown
Toward the C*classification of classical dynamical systems10:00  10:55 Ilan Hirshberg
Permanence properties of strongly selfabsorbing C*algebras11:00  11:20 Coffee Break 11:20  12:15 Hiroyuki Osaka
Inclusion of C*algebras12:20  14:00 Lunch Break 14:00  14:55 Baruch Solel
Operator Algebras Associated with Unitary Commutation Relations15:00  15:55 Rolf Gohm
Characteristic Functions of Liftings and Applications to Completely Positive Maps16:00  16:30 Coffee Break 16:30  16:55 Santanu Dey
Constrained Liftings19:30 Banquet On Wednesday, July 18, there will be a banquet at the Bright Pearl Restaurant (Chinese food).
Dinner: 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are on sale on Monday only @$35 each.
Forms of payment: Cash, Visa or Master card onlyThursday, July 19 Speaker Abstracts 9:00  9:55 William Arveson
The noncommutative Choquet boundary10:00  10:55 Kalyan Sinha
Quantum Dynamical Semigroups and their Stochastic Dilations11:00  11:20 Coffee Break 11:20  12:15 Fabio Cipriani
Differential Calculus and Fredholm Modules on Dirichlet spaces12:20  14:00 Lunch Break 14:00  14:55 Kenneth Davidson
Operator algebras for multivariable dynamics15:00  15:55 Michael Anshelevich
Free Meixner semigroups16:00  16:30 Coffee Break 16:30  17:25 Palle Jorgensen
Uses of operator algebraic methods in dynamics and in wavelet algorithms17:30  17:55 Dorin Dutkay
Covariant representations in wavelet theoryFriday, July 20 Speaker Abstracts 9:00  9:55 David Evans
Modular Invariants10:00  10:55 Roberto Longo
Real Hilbert Spaces, SL(2,R), Modular Theory and CFT11:00  11:20 Coffee Break 11:20  12:15 Claus Koestler
On endomorphisms of von Neumann algebras from braid group representations12:15  14:00 Lunch break 14:00  14:55 Berndt Brenken
Topological Quivers as Multiplicity Free Relations15:00  15:25 Raman Srinivasan
Generalized CCR Flows
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