Background to Yang-Mills Theory for Mathematicians

NEW CONNECTIONS OF REPRESENTATION THEORY TO ALGEBRAIC GEOMETRY AND PHYSICS
Topic:Background to Yang-Mills Theory for Mathematicians
Speaker:Ivan Mirkovic
Affiliation:University of Massachusetts and Member, School of Mathematics
Date:Friday, September 28
Time/Room:2:00pm - 4:00pm/S-101

This seminar is intended to cover background material or serve as a discussion session for the seminar "Yang-Mills theory for mathematicians", which will start on the following week. The first talk will give a brief overview of the concepts of classical mechanics and field theory that will be used in that seminar.