Prof Arun RAM


School of Mathematics and Statistics

  • Room: 174
  • Building: Peter Hall Building
  • Campus: Parkville

Research Interests

  • Representation theory

Research Groups

Recent Publications

  • Y. Yang, A. Ram, Finn McGlade. Positive level, negative level and level zero. Proceedings to the International Conference in Schubert Calculus, 2020.

  • Z. Daugherty, A. Ram, R. Virk. Affine and Degenerate Affine BMW Algebras: The Center. Osaka Journal of Mathematics, 51, 257-283, 2014.

  • F. Alcaraz, A. Ram, V. Rittenberg. Cyclic representations of the periodic Temperley-Lieb algebra, complex Virasoro representations and stochastic processes. Journal of Physics A - Mathematical and Theoretical, 47, 212003 (7pp), 2014. doi: 10.1088/1751-8113/47/21/212003.

  • P. Diaconis, C. Pang, A. Ram. Hopf algebras and Markov chains: Two examples and a theory. Journal of Algebraic Combinatorics, 39, 527-585, 2014. doi: 10.1007/s10801-013-0456-7.

  • N. Ganter, A. Ram. Generalized Schubert Calculus. Ramanujan Mathematical Society Journal, 28A, 149-190, 2013.

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Past Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Natalie AISBETT "Reflection Graphs"
Max FLANDER "A theta operator for vector-valued Siegel modular forms"
James JONES "Characters of p-compact Groups. "
Omar ORTIZ BRANCO "Homogenous Spaces of p-Compact Groups"
Callum SLEIGH "Eynard-Orantin Theory of the A-Polynomial"
Jon Yue Zhang XU "Chevalley groups and finite geometry"

Past Honours & MSc Students

Name Project title
Lachlan MARKS
Patrick NICOLL

Recent Grant History

Year(s) Source Type Title
2013 - 2015 ARC Discovery Tantalizer algebras and generalized lattice models
2012 - 2014 ARC Discovery Coset spaces and Hecke algebra actions
2009 - 2011 ARC Discovery Representation Theory: Path models and decompositions


  • Academic Board member


  • Math. Sciences Library Users Committee
  • Strategic Planning Committee