SMS scnews item created by John Enyang at Tue 6 Nov 2012 1134
Type: Seminar
Distribution: World
Expiry: 10 Nov 2012
Calendar1: 9 Nov 2012 1205-1255
CalLoc1: Carslaw 175
Auth: enyang@penyang.pc (assumed)

Algebra Seminar

The Littlewood-Richardson rule and the hive model

Kim

Friday 9th November, 12:05--12:55pm, Carslaw 175

Speaker:

Sangjib Kim (University of Queensland)

Title:

The Littlewood-Richardson rule and the hive model.

Abstract:

The Littlewood-Richardson rule provides a combinatorial description of the multiplicities in the decomposition of tensor products of irreducible representations of \(\mathrm{GL}(n,\mathbb{C})\). We will discuss the hive model of the Littlewood-Richardson rule and its relation to other combinatorial results in representation theory.

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After the seminar we will take the speaker to lunch.

See the Algebra Seminar web page for information about other seminars in the series.

John Enyang John.Enyang@sydney.edu.au


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