Supported by Rheinenergie-Stiftung

Representation theory of algebras and algebraic Lie theory

An academic interchange network in pure mathematics

(April 2008 to March 2010)

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  Further contributions to this project:

This project receives additional funding from the Verein der Freunde und Förderer der Universität zu Köln.
Our collaboration with China has received support from various sources. On an institutional level this includes Volkswagen foundation, the EU AsiaLink programme: Algebras and Representations in China and Europe, and the Leverhulme Trust: Algebras, Representations and Applications.
On an individual level, support has been received from various sources, including the following:
  • Humboldt foundation (Bessel prize for Changchang Xi, Humboldt fellowship for Yuming Liu)
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG (research fellowship for Qunhua Liu)
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst DAAD (research fellowship for Dong Yang)
  • European Union (Marie Curie fellowships for Yuming Liu and Xiuping Su)
Managerial duties for this project are carried out by Qunhua Liu as one of her duties on an assistant lecturer position at the University of Kön.

Other funding opportunities:

The following agencies and charities offer postdoctoral fellowships.

The main sponsor of this network: Rheinenergie Stiftung

The RheinEnergie company has established several foundations supporting culture, families and education and science. RheinEnergieStiftung Jugend/Beruf, Wissenschaft is part of one of these foundations. It has been established in 2008 and it regularly supports projects of a social or educational nature (in the scheme 'Jugend/Beruf') and scientific projects (in the scheme 'Wissenschaft'). Our network is one of currently 16 scientific projects receiving support from RheinEnergieStiftung Wissenschaft. For more information, see the

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Contact: Qunhua Liu , e-mail:
Last updated: 11 August 2009