Non commutative Harmonic Analysis and related fields


Main axes of research

  • Research Group Carine Molitor-Braun: Harmonic analysis on non-commutative locally compact groups, especially solvable Lie groups, representation theory, convolution algebras, differential operators on Lie groups.
  • Research Group Martin Olbrich: Harmonic analysis on locally symmetric spaces, representations and structure theory on Lie groups and Lie algebras, global analysis, homological algebra, dynamical systems.
  • Pierre Schapira (invited professor): Algebraic analysis and microlocal analysis, categories and sheaves, D-modules and analytic partial differential equations, deformation quantization on complex Poisson manifolds, applications of sheaf theory to symplectic topology.

Current research projects

See web-page,

Resources and collaborations


  • Mathematical Documentation Centre with an extensive collection of mathematics books and mathematics journals (paper version and on-line)
  • Computer Algebra Systems

Products and services

  • Consultancy in the mathematical fields of expertise of the research group
  • Supplying well-trained university graduates in mathematics capable of analyzing complex systems and finding optimal and universal solutions for problems appearing in technology, sciences, commerce and finance
  • PhD projects in collaboration with the industry
  • Master thesis in collaboration with internships in companies

Major partnerships and collaborations

Academic cooperation agreements on joint research exist with the Polish Academy of Sciences and the Russian Academy of Sciences (Steklov Mathematical Institute, Russia).

Member of several European Science Foundation (ESF) networking programmes.

Human resources

  • 7 Researchers (Prof., ass. Prof., Post-docs, PhD)
  • 2 Doctoral students and students
  • 0 Engineers
  • 0 Technicians
  • 1 Other

Business sector(s)

  • Mathematics


Non commutative Harmonic Analysis and related fields
Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359 Luxembourg
Phone: +352 46 66 44 66 76
Fax: +352 46 66 44 69 44

R&D Contact

Prof. Dr. MOLITOR-BRAUN Carine
Phone: +352 46 66 44 63 80

R&D Contact

Prof. Dr. OLBRICH Martin
Phone: +352 46 66 44 62 39

  • Updated 29-06-2015