# nLab Alexander Varchenko

Alexander Varchenko is a mathematician at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; he was a student of Vladimir Arnold. His work is at the boundary of geometry, special functions, combinatorics, representation theory and mathematical physics.

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• Multidimensional hypergeometric functions and representation theory of Lie algebras and quantum groups, Adv. Ser. in Math. Phys. 21, World Sci. Publ. 1995. x+371 pp.
• V. Tarasov, A. Varchenko, Geometry of $q$-hypergeometric functions, quantum affine algebras and elliptic quantum groups, Astérisque 246 (1997), vi+135 pp.

Key words: hypergeometric function, quantum group, conformal field theory, representation theory, Kac-Moody Lie algebra, singularity theory

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