# Representation Theory and Mathematical Physics

### About this Title

**Jeffrey Adams**, *University of Maryland, College Park, MD*, **Bong Lian**, *Brandeis University, Waltham, MA* and **Siddhartha Sahi**, *Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ*, Editors

Publication: Contemporary Mathematics

Publication Year
2011: Volume 557

ISBNs: 978-0-8218-5246-0 (print); 978-0-8218-8236-8 (online)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/conm/557

### Table of Contents

**Front/Back Matter**

**Expository papers **

- Rebecca A. Herb and Paul J. Sally, Jr. – The Plancherel formula, the Plancherel theorem, and the Fourier transform of orbital integrals
- Toshiyuki Kobayashi – Branching problems of Zuckerman derived functor modules
- Bong H. Lian, Andrew R. Linshaw and Bailin Song – Chiral equivariant cohomology of spheres

**Research papers **

- Jeffrey Adams – Computing global characters
- Dan M. Barbasch and Peter E. Trapa – Stable combinations of special unipotent representations
- Elizabeth Dan-Cohen and Ivan Penkov – Levi components of parabolic subalgebras of finitary Lie algebras
- Howard Garland – On extending the Langlands-Shahidi method to arithmetic quotients of loop groups
- Michael W. Hero, Jeb F. Willenbring and Lauren Kelly Williams – The measurement of quantum entanglement and enumeration of graph coverings
- Dan Lu and Roger Howe – The dual pair $(O_{p,q}, O\widetilde {Sp}_{2,2})$ and Zuckerman translation
- Bertram Kostant and Nolan Wallach – On the algebraic set of singular elements in a complex simple Lie algebra
- A. Garrett Lisi – An explicit embedding of gravity and the standard model in $E_8$
- G. Lusztig – From groups to symmetric spaces
- G. Lusztig – Study of antiorbital complexes
- Stephen D. Miller and Wilfried Schmid – Adelization of automorphic distributions and mirabolic Eisenstein series
- Ivan Penkov and Vera Serganova – Categories of integrable $sl(\infty )-, o(\infty )-, sp(\infty )$-modules
- Siddhartha Sahi – Binomial coefficients and Littlewood-Richardson coefficients for interpolation polynomials and Macdonald polynomials
- Birgit Speh – Restriction of some representations of $U(p,q)$ to a symmetric subgroup