Tom Koornwinder, Hong Kong, 2011 UvA

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Tom H. Koornwinder
University of Amsterdam (UvA),   Faculty of Science
Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics (KdV Institute)

phone: +31-20-525 5297 / 5217,   fax: +31-20-525 7820
email: T.H.Koornwinderatuva.nl
URL:   http://www.science.uva.nl/~thk/   or   http://staff.science.uva.nl/~thk/

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Professional status and Research interests

I am professor emeritus of mathematics (analysis). My research interests are: Special functions, Harmonic analysis, Lie groups, Quantum groups, Computer algebra and their interrelations.
See a short CV (pdf; last modified April 8, 2013).

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Editorships

I am an editor of the following journals:

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Upcoming events

Past activities

Past conferences on Special Functions, Lie theory, etc.

My past teaching (mostly in Dutch)

My old lecture notes (partially in Dutch)

Seminar on Elliptic Integrable Systems and Hypergeometric Functions
This seminar, organized by Erik Koelink (Radboud Univ.) and Jasper Stokman (UvA/KdVI and Radboud Univ.), took place during 2012-2013 in Huygensgebouw, Radboud Univ. Nijmegen or at Science Park, UvA.

Activities on occasion of my formal retirement

The NWO project "Hall Algebras and Macdonald Polynomials"

The NWO project "Algorithmic Methods for Special Functions by Computer Algebra"

Airy function
NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions (DLMF) NIST Handbook of Mathematical Functions.
I was involved jointly with Roelof Koekoek (Delft University of Technology), René Swarttouw (VU University Amsterdam) and Roderick Wong (City University of Hongkong) in writing Chapter 18, Orthogonal Polynomials. This Handbook and Digital Library have appeared in May 2010.


Symposium Velden en Wegen in de Wiskunde bij het afscheid van Henk Pijls, KdV Instituut, 20 juni 2008.


Memorial issue of SIGMA for Vadim Kuznetsov.
I was one of the guest editors.


Papers dedicated to Tom Koornwinder, Indagationes Mathematicae, New Series 14 (2003), No. 3-4;
In connection with the Workshop on Special Functions, Representation Theory and Applications, Amsterdam, 25-27 August 2003, on the occasion of Tom Koornwinder's 60th birthday.

Workshop on Special Functions, Minneapolis, 5-7 August 2002, during the conference FoCM'02. This workshop was organized by Adri Olde Daalhuis and me.

My former PhD students

Dutch activities in Special functions and in Lie theory
I maintain an archive for the period 1998-2003 of such activities. Upcoming activities are no longer posted there.

Pictures of mathematics events

Mathematics in fiction, on gable stones and in quotations

My private pages


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