MATH-620(1) / 3 credits

Teacher: Testerman Donna

Language: English

Remark: Not given inl 2021


Frequency

Every year

Summary

The topics addressed in this course are the structure theory of reductive algebraic groups, their associated Lie algebras, the related finite groups of Lie type, and the representation theory of all of these objects.

Content

Keywords

semisimple, reductive, algebraic groups, Lie algebras

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Advanced abstract algebra and group theory, representation theory, preferably some knowledge of Lie theory.

In the programs

  • Exam form: Oral presentation (session free)
  • Subject examined: Topics in the theory of reductive algebraic groups, Lie algebras, and representation theory I
  • Lecture: 22 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 14 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 20 Hour(s)

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