MIT Lie Groups Seminar
2013  2014
Fall 2013

Sept 4
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Sept 11
Dan Ciubotaru
(University of Utah)Dirac cohomology of graded Hecke algebra modules and spin representations of Weyl groups I
Followed by dinner.

Sept 18
Dan Ciubotaru
(University of Utah)Dirac cohomology of graded Hecke algebra modules and spin representations of Weyl groups II

Sept 25
Hiroshi Oda
(Takushoku University and MIT)Differentialdifference operators and radial part formulas for noninvariant elements

Oct 2
Laura Rider
(MIT)Parity sheaves on the affine Grassmannian and the MirkovicVilonen conjecture

Oct 9
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Oct 16
Koichi Kaizuka
(University of Tsukuba)A characterization of the L2range of the Poisson transform on symmetric spaces of noncompact type
Followed by dinner.

Oct 23
Special room 10250
Special time 4:30Edward Frenkel
(UC Berkeley) 
Oct 30
Mario DeFranco
(MIT) 
Nov 6
Lei Zhang
(Boston College)Tensor Product Lfunctions of Quasisplit Classical Groups of Hermitian Type

Nov 13
Lei Zhang
(Boston College)Fourier Coefficients and Certain Periods of Cuspidal Automorphic FormsLocal Aspect

Nov 20
Eric Marberg
(Stanford)Canonical bases and deformations of Coxeter group representations
Followed by dinner.

Nov 27
No meeting: Thanksgiving

Dec 4
James Lepowsky
(Rutgers University)Logarithmic tensor category theoryan introduction
Followed by dinner.

Dec 11
Ben Elias
(MIT)
Spring 2014

Feb 5
NO MEETING

Feb 12
Pavel Etingof
(MIT) 
Feb 19
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Feb 26
Ivan Loseu
(Northeastern) 
Mar 5
Hiroshi Oda
(Takushoku University) 
Mar 12
NO MEETING
Dan Spielman gives Simons Lecture at 4:30

Mar 19
Hiroshi Oda
(Takushoku University)Functors connecting semisimple Lie groups and graded Hecke algebras

Mar 26
NO MEETING
SPRING BREAK

Apr 2
Ben Harris
(Louisiana State University)On the orbit method for reductive groups
Followed by dinner.

Apr 9
George Lusztig
(MIT) 
Apr 16
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Apr 23
David Vogan
(MIT) 
Apr 30
George Lusztig
(MIT)Exceptional representations of Weyl groups

May 7
NO MEETING

May 14
NO MEETING
Ben Green gives Simons Lecture at 4:30
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