Algebra and Representation Theory in the North

54th Meeting

King's Manor, York

14-15 September 2018


Haralampos Geranios (York)

Yakov Kremnitzer (Oxford)

Paolo Papi (Rome La Sapienza)

Emilie Dufresne (York)

Alexey Sevastyanov (Aberdeen)

Oksana Yakimova (Cologne)


Maxim Nazarov (York)


The venue will be a historical building in the centre of the City of York called the King's Manor and shown on this map. All lectures will take place in the Rahtz Lecture Theatre (Room K/133).


Friday 14 September 2018


14:00-14:55  Haralampos Geranios  First degree cohomology of Specht modules


15:05-16:00  Paolo Papi  B-orbits and Abelian ideals


16:00  Tea and Coffee


16:30-17:25  Emilie Dufresne  Mapping toric varieties into low dimensional spaces


17:30  Walk on the City Walls


18:00  Dinner at Arras restaurant.


Saturday 15 September 2018


9:00-9:55  Alexey Sevastyanov  q-W algebras, Mickelsson algebras and Zhelobenko operators


10:05-11:00  Oksana Yakimova  Poisson-commutative subalgebras of S(g) and their quantizations


11:00  Tea and Coffee


11:30-12:25  Yakov Kremnitzer  Global analytic geometry



Registration is not required. Tea and coffee will be provided to all participants on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning. For either occasion, exact numbers have to be given to catering. Please email the Organizer know by Friday 31 August the latest, if you wish to have any of these.

Conference Dinner

The cost of the dinner will be wholly or partly subsidised from the conference funds, depending on their availability. The restaurant requires us to pre-order food. If you wish to partake of the dinner, please email the Organizer by Friday 31 August the latest your choice of the first, second and third course from this menu. There is a vegan option for each course. Please also let the Organizer know if you have any further dietary requirements. If you have agreed to partake but then need to cancel, please let the Organizer know at least the day before the dinner. For any cancellation on the day, the restaurant will charge us £50 per person not coming.


Accommodation will be provided to the speakers, but other participants would need to make their own arrangements. York is popular with tourists, particularly in September. If you wish to stay overnight, early booking is recommended.


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