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Session S21 - Galois representations and automorphic forms

Tuesday, July 13, 12:00 ~ 12:40 UTC-3

Flag varieties and representations of p-adic groups

Charlotte Chan

MIT, USA   -   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The intimate connection between algebraic geometry and representation theory has led to many deep and fruitful discoveries over the last century. I will illustrate some historical instances of this relationship. I will then survey recent advances in understanding the role of geometry in the representation theory of p-adic groups and the Langlands program.

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