Episode published: 10/12/21
The INI research programme “Cluster algebras and representation theory” (September to December 2021) is focused upon on “one of the most active research areas in Mathematics over the last 18 years”. In this episode of Living Proof, Dan Aspel speaks to organisers Karin Baur (Leeds), Bethany Marsh (Leeds), Ralf Schiffler (Connecticut), and Sibylle Schroll (Cologne) to discover how they feel the programme has progressed so far, what successes it has already achieved, and what positive outcomes it may yet continue to yield.
[please note that face masks were worn during this recording which affected resulting audio quality]
00:00 – Introduction
00:43 – Welcome
01:24 – People and community
05:12 – Inspirational talks and seminars
08:40 – Being apart from regular obligations and workload
11:54 – Social interactions
13:20 – Personal research
16:00 – Excitement for the final stages of the programme
18:25 – Working alongside the “Mathematics of Deep Learning” programme
19:55 – “It’s been a lot of interaction, and very positive”
The four organisers of the “Cluster algebras and representation theory” programme share their thoughts on its successes and progress so far.
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