## University of Sydney Algebra Seminar

# Peter McNamara (University of Sydney)

## Friday 2nd August, 12:05-12:55pm, Carslaw 373

### Representations of KLR algebras

Khovanov-Lauda-Rouquier algebras are a family of associative algebras that categofiry quantum groups. I will explain what this statement means and discuss a classification of simple modules together with associated homological and combinatorial structures. No previous knowledge of KLR algebras is assumed.