Topological Ktheory Seminar
University of Sheffield, Fall 2016 This seminar aims to be a basic introduction to topological Ktheory, following mainly Atiyah's book.
The meetings will take place in room J11 Hicks Building on Mondays at 1pm during the Fall.
A short note on the seminar can be found HERE.
Fall Talks:Title: Organization Meeting Week: 1
Title: An overview of Ktheory. (Paul Mitchener) Week: 2 Title: An introduction to vector bundles. (Daniel Graves) Week: 3 Title: Vector bundles on compact spaces. Part I. (Paul Johnson) Week: 4 Title: Vector bundles on compact spaces. Part II. (Malte Heuer) Week: 5 Title: Ktheory: basic definitions and properties. Part I. (Rory Potter) Week: 6 Title: Ktheory: basic definitions and properties. Part II. (Luca) Week: 7 Title: Bott periodicity. (Dimitar Kodjabachev) Week: 8 Title: Characteristic Classes. Part I. (Caitlin McAuley) Week: 9 Title: Characteristic Classes. Part II. (Eoin Murphy) Week: 10 Title: The Chern character. (Haluk Sengun) Week: 11
