By Sonya A. F. Stephens, Alfred G. Noel, Earl Barnes

This quantity provides examine and expository papers offered on the 3rd and 5th conferences of the Council for African American Researchers within the Mathematical Sciences (CAARMS). The CAARMS is a gaggle devoted to organizing an annual convention that showcases the present examine essentially, yet now not completely, of African american citizens within the mathematical sciences, together with arithmetic, operations learn, information, and desktop science.Held each year for the reason that 1995, major numbers of researchers have awarded their present paintings in hour-long technical displays, and graduate scholars have offered their paintings in geared up poster classes. The occasions create a fantastic discussion board for mentoring and networking the place attendees can meet researchers and graduate scholars drawn to an identical fields. For volumes in line with past CAARMS complaints, see ""African american citizens in arithmetic II"" (Volume 252 within the AMS sequence, modern Mathematics), and ""African americans in Mathematics"" (Volume 34 within the AMS sequence, DIMACS)

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Vdπ be an orthonormal basis of V. , vdπ , that is, dπ π (g) v j = πi j (g) vi , πi j (g) = π (g) v j , vi V . 20) where δab is the Kronecker symbol, that is: δab = 1 if a = b and δab = 0 if a b. More explicitly, the elements of the matrix representations πi j are mutually orthogonal. e. ) Let [π] ∈ G, representations of G. We denote by Mπ the space of matrix coeﬃcients associated with [π], that is, Mπ is the closed subspace of L2 (G) generated by the mappings of the type g → π (g) v, w V , where (π, V) is a representative element of [π] and v, w ∈ V.

We have also the Plancherel identity f (g) h(g)dg = f, G d πi j V d πi j h, V . e. 2 f 2 (g)dg = G d bi j , ij a fact will have a great importance in the spectral theory of spherical random fields developed in the following chapters. 48 (1) Let G be a compact commutative group. Then, in this case the Peter-Weyl Theorem reduces to the statement that the characters, that is, the continuous homomorphisms from G to S 1 = {z ∈ C : |z| = 1} are an orthonormal basis of L2 (G). 1). (2) Suppose that G is a finite commutative group.

3 Actions Let X be any set. A (left) action A of a group G on X is a mapping A : G × X → X : (g, x) → A(g, x), verifying the two properties: (i) A(g, A(h, x)) = A(gh, x), for every g, h ∈ G, and (ii) A(e, x) = x, where e is the identity element of G. When there is no risk of confusion, we write g · x instead of A(g, x). A group action is said to be transitive if, for every x, y ∈ X, there exists g ∈ G such that y = g · x. A set X admitting an action (resp. a transitive action) of a group G is called a G-set (resp.