The Functional Analysis Seminar Page

General Information

Place:

102 Bradley Hall.

Time:

Tues: 1:00 - 2:00 PM.


Winter 2005  Schedule

Date

Speaker

Title

January 18, 2005

Jody Trout
Dartmouth College

K-theory and Traces on C*-algebras

January 25, 2005

Jody Trout
Dartmouth College

K-theory for Type II1 von Neumann algebras and Functoriality of K0(A)

February 1, 2005

Jody Trout

Dartmouth College

Homotopy invariance of K-theory; Split exactness

February 8, 2005

Jody Trout

Dartmouth College

K-theory for non-unital C*-algebras; cones and suspensions

February 15. 2005

Dana Williams

Dartmouth College

Hilbert modules and Morita Equivalence for C*-Algebras

February 22, 2005

Dana Williams

Dartmouth College

Hilbert modules and Morita Equivalence for C*-Algebras, part II

March 1, 2005

Dana Williams

Dartmouth College

Hilbert modules and Morita Equivalence for C*-Algebras, part III

March 8, 2005

Dana Williams

Dartmouth College

Hilbert modules and Morita Equivalence for C*-Algebras, part IV

March 15, 2005

Dana Williams

Dartmouth College

Hilbert modules and Morita Equivalence for C*-Algebras, part V

Helpful References:

1.) Allen Hatcher, Vector Bundles and K-theory. 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 K-theory seminar (1999). (various formats).

4.) Erik van Erp,  The Atiyah-Singer index theorem, C*-Algebraic K-theory, and Quantization, Masters Thesis (Amsterdam 2000) Advisor: Klaas Landsman (postscript).

5.) Masoud Khalkali, Very Basic Noncommutative Geomtery. (pdf, postscript).

Interesting Websites:

1.) K-theory Preprint Archives by Dan Grayson and Rick  Jardine (Univ. of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign)

2.) Operator Algebra Resources by N. Christopher Phillips (Univ. of Oregon)

3.) The Counterexamples in Functional Analysis Home Page by Mohammad Sal Moslehian (Iran)

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Contact: Jody Trout