at the

American Institute of Mathematics, San Jose, California

organized by

Nantel Bergeron, Persi Diaconis, Jean-Yves Thibon, and Nathaniel Thiem

The workshop schedule.

A report on the workshop activities.

Papers arising from the workshop:

Supercharacters, exponential sums, and the uncertainty principle

by J. L. Brumbaugh, Madeleine Bulkow, Patrick S. Fleming, Luis Alberto Garcia, Stephan Ramon Garcia, Gizem Karaali, Matt Michal, Hong Suh and Andrew P. Turner, *J. Number Theory 144 (2014), 151-175 * MR3239156

Expansion of k-Schur functions for maximal k-rectangles within the affine nilCoxeter algebra

by Chris Berg, Nantel Bergeron, Hugh Thomas, and Mike Zabrocki

On the character degrees of Sylow $p$-subgroups of Chevalley group of type $E(p^f)$

by Tung Le and Kay Magaard, *Forum Math. 27 (2015), no. 1, 1-55 * MR3334053

Supercharacters, symmetric functions in noncommuting variables, and related Hopf algebras

by Marcelo Aguiar, Carlos Andre, Carolina Benedetti, Nantel Bergeron, Zhi Chen, Persi Diaconis, Anders Hendrickson, Samuel Hsiao, I. Martin Isaacs, Andrea Jedwab, Kenneth Johnson, Gizem Karaali, Aaron Lauve, Tung Le, Stephen Lewis, Huilan Li, Kay Magaard, Eric Marberg, Jean-Christophe Novelli, Amy Pang, Franco Saliola, Lenny Tevlin, Jean-Yves Thibon, Nathaniel Thiem, Vidya Venkateswaran, C. Ryan Vinroot, Ning Yan, and Mike Zabrocki