Pre-lecture for Autumn Operator Algebras Program (Lecture 2) The topological index

Valerio Proietti  (ECNU)

10:00-11:00, Oct 20, 2020   Zoom 467 658 1686


We'll define the topological index appearing on the right-hand side of the Atiyah-Singer index theorem by using K-theory, and explain how to derive from this the cohomological formula for the index involving characteristic classes.

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