A Quantum Groups Primer (London Mathematical Society Lecture by Shahn Majid

By Shahn Majid

This ebook presents a self-contained creation to quantum teams as algebraic items. in accordance with the author's lecture notes from an element III natural arithmetic path at Cambridge college, it really is appropriate to be used as a textbook for graduate classes in quantum teams or as a complement to fashionable classes in complex algebra. The booklet assumes a history wisdom of uncomplicated algebra and linear algebra. a few familiarity with semisimple Lie algebras could even be important. The e-book is aimed as a primer for mathematicians and takes a contemporary process prime into knot idea, braided different types and noncommutative differential geometry. it may even be necessary for mathematical physicists.

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