SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES

July 28, 2014

August 10-14, 2009
Multivariate Operator Theory Workshop
Fields Institute

Organizers:
Kenneth Davidson, University of Waterloo
Ronald Douglas, Texas A&M University
Joerg Eschmeier, Universitaet des Saarlandes
Mihai Putinar, University of California at Santa Barbara

**Audio & Slides of the Talks**

Overview

The Workshop will bring together researchers with diverse interests in multivariable operator theory for an exchange of ideas. A modest schedule with significant breaks to allow collaboration and interaction. Various aspects of this subject are represented by the main speakers: Hilbert modules, multivariable dilation theory , interpolation theory , complex geometry and analytic function theory.

Banquet

There is a Workshop banquet planned . Tickets will be on sale the first day of the Workshop, regular ticket $50, students $30. Ticket includes a three course dinner with a cash bar at a local Italian restaurant.

Confirmed Plenary speakers

James Agler, UCSD
Stefan Richter, U.Tennessee
William Arveson, UC Berkeley Kristian Seip, Trondheim U.
Joseph Ball, VPISU Dror Varolin, Stony Brook University
Ronald Douglas, TAMU  

Final Participant List

Full Name University Name
Agler, James University of California, San Diego
Arveson, William University of California
Ball, Joseph Virginia Tech
Biswas, Shibananda Indian Statistical Institute
Bolotnikov, Vladimir College of William and Mary
Choi, Man-Duen University of Toronto
Davidson, Kenneth R. University of Waterloo
Douglas, Ronald G. Texas A&M University
Duncan, Benton North Dakota State University
Fialkow, Lawrence SUNY New Paltz
Fuller, Adam University of Waterloo
Hamilton, Ryan University of Waterloo
Jorgensen, Palle University of Iowa
Jury, Michael University of Florida
Katsoulis, Elias East Carolina University
Kennedy, Matthew University of Waterloo
Kim, Jaewoong Kansas State University
Kimsey, David Drexel University
Kitson, Derek Trinity College Dublin
Knese, Gregory University of California, Irvine
Lata, Sneh University of Houston
Loring, Terry University of New Mexico
Miller, Len Mississippi State University
Mittal, Meghna University of Houston
Peters, Justin Iowa State University
Putinar, Mihai University of California at Santa Barbara
Ramsey, Chris University of Waterloo
Richter, Stefan University of Tennessee
Rosenthal, Peter University of Toronto
Rowe, Barry University of Toronto
Roybal, Roger California State University, Channel Islands
Roydor, Jean University of Waterloo
Seip, Kristian NTNU
Shalit, Orr University of Waterloo
Shyam Roy, Subrata Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta
Smith, Zachary University of Tennessee
Trent, Tavan University of Alabama
Varolin, Dror Stony Brook University
Woerdeman, Hugo Drexel University
Yahaghi, Bamdad R. University of Golestan
Zorboska, Nina University of Manitoba