|Topic:||Lie algebras and homotopy theory|
|Affiliation:||Professor, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Monday, November 11|
|Time/Room:||2:00pm - 3:00pm/Simonyi Hall 101|
In this talk, I'll discuss the role that Lie algebras play in algebraic topology and motivate the development of a "homotopy coherent" version of the theory. I'll also explain an "equation-free" formulation of the classical theory of Lie algebras, which emerges as a concrete byproduct.