# Questions tagged [rt.representation-theory]

Linear representations of algebras and groups, Lie theory, associative algebras, multilinear algebra.

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### Question on two types of Frobenius theorem in $p$-adic groups

Let $G$ be a $p$-adic classical group and let $P_0$ be a minimal parabolic subgroup of $G$. Let $P=MN$ be a standard parabolic subgroup containing $P_0$. Let $\text{Ind}$ and $|_M$ be the normalized ...
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### Matrix of the minimal projective presentation of a $\tau$-rigid module

Let $A$ be a finite dimensional algebra over an algebraically closed field $\mathbb{K}$ of characteristics zero. Suppose $A$ is given by the bound quiver $(Q,I)$. We will use $P_l$ to denote the ...
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### Isomorphisms $S^d(S^m(V)^*) \cong \Lambda^d(S^{m+d-1}(V)^*)$

$\DeclareMathOperator\SL{SL}$Let $K$ be an algebraically closed field. Let $V$ be a 2-dimensional vector space over $K$. The group $G=\SL_2(K)$ acts naturally on $V$ by left-multiplication on column ...
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### How to multiply dots with Young idempotents in the degenerate affine Hecke algebra (type A)

Let $\widehat{\cal H}_n$ be the type A degenerate affine Hecke algebra on $n$ strands, and let $x_1,\cdots,x_n$ be the dots. Inside of this algebra lies the algebra $\mathbb C S_n$, and the Young ...
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### Interpretation of the algebra of natural endomorphisms of the fiber functor of $\operatorname{Rep}(G)$

Let $G$ be a connected algebraic group over an algebraically closed field $k$ of characteristic zero (I'm mostly interested in the case of a reductive group). By the Tannakian formalism, $G(k)$ can be ...
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### $K_0$-basis modules with a unique extension related to parking functions

Let $B=B_n$ be the quiver algebra of type $A_n$ (with some orietnation) with $n$ points. A $B$-module $M$ is a basis of the Grothendieck group $K_0$ if $M$ has $n$ indecomposable direct summands and ...
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### Does the reproducing property of the unitary group Poisson kernel require a multiple of the identity?

The Poisson kernel of the unitary group is $$P(Z,U)=\frac{\det(1-ZZ^\dagger)^N}{\det(1-ZU^\dagger)^N\det(1-UZ^\dagger)^N}.$$ It has a reproducing property, $\int dU P(Z,U)f(U)=f(Z)$, where $dU$ is ...
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### Decomposing an endomorphism as a tensor product

$\DeclareMathOperator\End{End}$Let $f$ be an endomorphism of the finite-dimensional vector space $V$, over the field $K$. The question of whether $f$ is decomposable, that is, whether $V$ can be ...
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### The number of irreducible characters of simple groups of Lie type

Let $S$ be a simple group of Lie type defining over $\mathbb{F}_q$ where $q$ is a power of a prime $p$ and let $\sigma$ a nontrivial field automorphism of $S$. Set $\mathrm{C}_{S}(\sigma)$ the ...
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### Conjectures in the representation theory of the symmetric group

Question: What are current open conjectures about the representation theory of the symmetric group? I am interested mostly in the characteristic 0 case, but conjectures for the modular case can also ...
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### Absolute irreducibility implies free action on framed universal deformation ring

Let $\overline{\rho}: G\longrightarrow \text{GL}_n(\mathbb{F}_p)$ be a residual representation of the Galois group of a number field. Let $R_{\overline{\rho}}^{\square,\text{univ}}$ be the universal ...
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### Ribbon fusion categories for quantum $\mathfrak{sl}_2$ at odd roots of unity

I will work over $\mathbb{C}$. Let $q=e^{2\pi i/N}$, and write $U_{q}(\mathfrak{sl}_2)$ for Lusztig's divided power quantum group for $\mathfrak{sl}_2$. One can associate to $U_{q}(\mathfrak{sl}_2)$ a ...
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### Simple connectedness of Levi subgroup

Let us consider a connected and simply connected semisimple algebraic group $G$ over $\mathbb{C}$, $B$ a Borel subgroup and $T$ a maximal torus contained in $B$. Let $P_1$, $P_2$ be two standard ...
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### Representations of a reductive Lie group vie central character and K-types

Let $G$ be a real reductive group, let $\widehat G$ denote the unitary dual and $\widehat G_{adm}\supset\widehat G$ be the admissible dual, i.e., the set of isomorphy classes of irreducible Harish-...
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### Is anything known about the center of the Fomin-Kirillov algebra?

Let $\mathcal{B}_{\mathbb{S}_m}$ be the quotient of the Fomin-Kirillov algebra so that its pairing becomes certainly nondegenerate. This algebra is conjecturally isomorphic to the Fomin-Kirillov ...
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### Number of $F_p$-matrices ac=ca, bd = db , ad - da = cb - bc is polynomial in p ? ("Manin matrix variety" - normal ? Cohen–Macaulay ? )

Consider four $n\times n$ matrices $a,b,c,d$ over finite field $F_q$ (or $F_p$ for simplicity), such that they satisfy three equations: $ac=ca,bd=db, ad-da=cb-bc$. Thus an affine algebraic manifold ...
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### Is algebra: ac=ca, bd = db , ad - da = cb - bc ("Manin matrix algebra") - a Koszul algebra?

Question: Consider quadratic algebra with four generators $a,b,c,d,d$ and three relations $ac=ca,bd = db, ad-da = cb - bc$ . Is it a Koszul algebra ? (i.e. Koszul complex is resolution of ground field ...
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### Multiplication factors in folding root systems and Lie algebras by automorphisms

When Stembridge, in the paper Folding by automorphisms, considers folding by automorphism $\sigma$ he considers the root system generated by for each orbit $J$. $$\sum_{i \in J} \alpha_i .$$ Whereas ...
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### Extending the proof of Maschke's Theorem from finite groups to algebras

In the theory of representations of a finite group there is Maschke's Theorem that any finite-dimensional representation of a finite group $G$ can be decomposed into a direct sum of irreducible ...
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### What d.o. $\sum_i f_i(z)\partial_z^i$ correspond to subalgebras $M$ in polynoms $C[x_i]$ being Langlands dual to motive of $Spec(M) \to X$?

Briefly: The question is about presenting explicit examples of the construction discussed in the recent MO question "Relation between motives and geometric Langlands" and Will Sawin's asnwer ...
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### Representation of anti-commuting matrices in $\mathbb{C}^{2}$

This is a cross posting updated question from MSE. I have not got any answers there yet and I really want to understand this problem. The basic question is the following. Let $V$ be a finite-...
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### Examples when quantum $q$ equals to arithmetic $q$

First, as a disclaimer, I should say that this post is not about any specific propositions, but is more of some philosophical flavor. In the world of quantum mathematics, the letter $q$ is a standard ...
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### In how many ways does a Lie algebra decompose as an orthogonal direct sum of Cartans?

For a prime $p$, the Lie algebra $\mathfrak{su}(p)$ can be decomposed into an orthogonal direct sum of $p+1$ Cartan subalgebras as follows. Consider the clock and shift matrices — these are a pair of ...
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### Classification of complex irreducible representations of $\mathrm{GL}_n(\mathbb{F}_q)$ [duplicate]

Is there a classification of complex irreducible representations of the group $\operatorname{GL}_n(\mathbb{F}_q)$, where $\mathbb{F}_q$ is a finite field with $q$ elements?
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