Fall 2015 MATH 261A 001 LEC

Lie Groups
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECMWF 3-4P 4 EVANSHAIMAN, M54515
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
48: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2015 7-10PLimit:28 Enrolled:23 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:5 [on 10/04/15]
Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: Officially, Math 214, but not really necessary.

Syllabus: Lie groups, Lie algebras, and their representations. In the spring semester we will also go into other topics, such as algebraic groups and flag varieties, Hopf algebras and quantum groups, and canonical bases; perhaps also some combinatorial applications and open problems.

Office: 855 Evans

Office Hours: MWF 12-1 or by appointment

Required Text: V.S. Varadarajan, Lie Groups, Lie Algebras, and Their Representations. This book is available online from campus computers or through the library proxy server.

Recommended Reading: see course web page

Grading: Based on homework

Course Webpage: https://math.berkeley.edu/~mhaiman/math261-fall15-spring16/