Lecturer: T.H. Koornwinder
Location and time:
room P015A,
Tuesday 11.15-13.00 hour and Wednesday 13.15-16.00 hour.
The last hour on Wednesday (15.15-16.00 hour) is an exercise class.
First session: Tuesday January 9, 11.15-13.00 hour
Last session: Wednesday February 7, 13.15-16.00 hour
Exam:
Submit at least one exercise per week. Furthermore an oral examen about part
of the theory. Instead of an oral examen, it can be convened that you write
a short paper about some topic related to the theory.
Course material:
Lecture notes will be provided. Part of these notes will closely follow
Chapters 1,2,5 in
G. Segal's lecture notes on Lie groups, which form the middle part of
the book:
R. Carter, G. Segal and I. Macdonald,
Lectures on Lie groups and Lie algebras,
London Mathematical Society Student Texts 32, Cambridge University Press,
1995.
Syllabus