General
Information 

Place: 
Choate Seminar Room. 
Time: 
Tues: 2:00  3:00 PM. 
Fall
2004 Schedule 

Date 
Speaker 
Title 
September 28 
Jody Trout 
Introduction to topological and algebraic Ktheory I 
October 5 
Jody Trout 
Introduction to topological and algebraic Ktheory II 
October 12 
Jody Trout 
Introduction to topological and algebraic Ktheory III 
October 18 
NO SEMINAR 
FA Seminar cancelled today. Will resume next week. 
October 26 (2:30 – 3:30 pm) 
Jody Trout Dartmouth College 
A Very Basic Introduction to C*algebras I: NOTE: Special Time! 
November 2 
Jody Trout Dartmouth College 
A Very Basic Introduction to C*algebras II 
November 9 
Jody Trout Dartmouth College 
Basic Spectral Theory for C*Algebras 
November 16 
Jody Trout Dartmouth College 
The Continuous Functional Calculus for C*Algebras 
November 23 
NO SEMINAR 
FA Seminar cancelled today. Will resume next week 
November 30 
Jody Trout Dartmouth College 
Ktheory for C*Algebras I: Equivalence of Projections 
December 9 THURSDAY 
Jody Trout Dartmouth College 
Ktheory for C*Algebras II:  NOTE SPECIAL DAY 
1.) Allen Hatcher, Vector Bundles
and Ktheory. NB: This is a free
online textbook (pdf).
2.) Pierre de la Harpe and Vaughan Jones, An Introduction to C*Algebras (lecture notes) NB: Although the webpage
is in French, the notes are in English (postscript).
3.) Dana Williams, Notes from Ktheory
seminar (1999).
(various formats).
4.) Erik van Erp,
The
AtiyahSinger index theorem, C*Algebraic Ktheory, and Quantization,
Masters Thesis (Amsterdam 2000) Advisor: Klaas Landsman (postscript).
5.) Masoud Khalkali, Very Basic Noncommutative
Geomtery. (pdf,
postscript).
1.) Ktheory
Preprint Archives by Dan Grayson and Rick Jardine (Univ. of Illinois @ UrbanaChampaign)
2.) Operator
Algebra Resources by N. Christopher Phillips (Univ. of Oregon)
3.) The
Counterexamples in Functional Analysis Home Page by Mohammad Sal Moslehian
(Iran)
Contact: Jody Trout