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Emeritus Professor Ronald C King
School of Mathematics
University of Southampton
Southampton
SO17 1BJ
England

Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 5157
Fax: +44 (0)23 8059 5147
Email: R.C.King@soton.ac.uk

Office Location: Mathematics Building, 8th Floor, Visitors' Room 8035
Internal Phone Extension: 25157


Research Interests

Representation theory of Lie algebras and superalgebras, affine Kac-Moody algebras and quantum algebras.

Schur functions, Young tableaux and their generalisations.

Characters, weight multiplicities, branching rules, tensor products and plethysms.


Publications

Some recent publications

A more complete list


Talks

"Brian Wybourne and Schur functions", Commemorative Meeting, Torun, Poland, June 2005

"Qubits and invariant theory", QTS-4, Varna, Bulgaria, August 2005

"The hive model for Kostka and Littlewood-Richardson coefficients", Center for Combinatorics, Tianjin, China, September 2005

"Alternating sign matrices", Notes, Center for Combinatorics, Tianjin, China, September 2005

"Branching rules, plethysms and Hopf algebras - some surprises", Hopf Algebra Meeting, Leipzig, Germany, September 2006

"Characters of the classical groups", Notes, Center for Combinatorics, Tianjin, China, June 2007

"Affine Weyl groups, coloured grids and characters of affine algebras", Seminar: Universities of Tokyo and Okayama, Japan, September 2008

"Littlewood-Richardson coefficients and the hive model", Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, August 2008

"Littlewood-Richardson coefficients, the hive model and Horn inequalities", SLC 61 Satellite Seminar, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal: September 2008

"Schur functions and characters of Lie algebras and superalgebras", 61st Seminaire Lotharingien de Combinatoire, Curia, Portugal, September 2008


Links

School of Mathematics

University of Southampton


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