|COOKIES: By using this website you agree that we can place Google Analytics Cookies on your device for performance monitoring.|
Quantum symmetric algebras
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Joanna Fawcett.
Given a representation V of a Lie algebra, the symmetric algebra S(V) is also a representation in a natural way. If one deforms the universal enveloping algebra of the Lie algebra as a Hopf algebra to obtain the corresponding quantum group, S(V) deforms to a representation of the quantum group, but in general this deformation fails to be a deformation of algebras. One can, however, emulate the construction of the symmetric algebra for representations of the quantum group, and this turns out to be a deformation of a subalgebra of S(V). The question we address in this talk is: how much smaller is this than S(V)?
This talk is part of the Junior Algebra/Logic/Number Theory seminar series.
This talk is included in these lists:
Note that ex-directory lists are not shown.
Other listsThe Archimedeans (CU Mathematical Society) Bradford Hill seminars at the Cambridge Institute of Public Health GBR talks
Other talksVariability in visual processing between and within individuals The Struggle for EU Legitimacy: Public Contestation, 1950-2005 Single molecule spectroscopy Why is modern poetry difficult? Democracy, Education and Humility Energetics of vertical dispersion in simple and double-diffusive turbulent stratified fluids