11 edition of **Operads in algebra, topology and physics** found in the catalog.

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Published
**2002**
by American Mathematical Society in Providence, R.I
.

Written in English

- Operads

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-338) and index

Statement | Martin Markl, Steve Shnider, Jim Stasheff |

Series | Mathematical surveys and monographs -- v. 96, Mathematical surveys and monographs -- no. 96 |

Contributions | Shnider, S. 1945-, Stasheff, James D |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA169 .M356 2002 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | x, 349 p. : |

Number of Pages | 349 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL15355686M |

ISBN 10 | 0821821342 |

LC Control Number | 2002016342 |

Category theory has experienced a resurgence in popularity recently because of new links with topology and mathematical physics. This book provides a clearly written account of higher order category theory and presents operads and multicategories as a natural language for its study. Tom Leinster has included necessary background material and applications as well as Cited by: springer, In many areas of mathematics some “higher operations” are arising. These havebecome so important that several research projects refer to such expressions. Higher operationsform new types of algebras. The key to understanding and comparing them, to creating invariants of their action is operad theory. This is a point of view that is 40 years old in algebraic topology, but .

Selected Titles in This Series 96 Martin Markl, Steve Shnider, and Jim Stasheff, Operads in algebra, topology and physics, 95 Seiichi Kamada, Braid and knot theory in dimension four, 94 Mara D. Neusel and Larry Smith, Invariant theory of finite groups, 93 Nikolai K. Nikolski, Operators, functions, and systems: An easy reading. Volume 2. Operads in algebra, topology, and physics. [Martin Markl; S Shnider; James D Stasheff] This book contains an introduction describing the development of operad theory from the initial period when it spaces and modular operads --Operadic interpretation of closed string field theory --From topological operads to dg operads --Homotopy.

This book is an introduction to two higher-categorical topics in algebraic topology and algebraic geometry relying on simplicial methods. Moerdijk’s lectures offer a detailed introduction to dendroidal sets, which were introduced by himself and Weiss as a foundation for the homotopy theory of operads. Martin Markl, Operads and PROPS, In volume 5 of Handbook of Algebra, pages 87– Elsevier, arXiv:math/ V.A. Smirnov, Simplicial and operad methods in algebraic topology. Jean-Louis Loday, Bruno Vallette, Algebraic operads, Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften, Volume , Springer-Verlag (), xviii+ pp.

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The book contains a detailed and comprehensive historical introduction describing the development of operad theory from the initial period when it was a rather specialized tool in homotopy theory to the present when operads have a wide range of applications in algebra, topology, and mathematical by: Operads in Algebra, Topology and Physics.

Operads are powerful tools, and this is the book in which to read about them. Operads are mathematical devices that describe algebraic structures of many varieties and in various categories. The book contains a detailed and comprehensive historical introduction describing the development of operad theory from the initial period when it was a rather specialized tool in homotopy theory.

Operads are mathematical devices which describe algebraic structures of many varieties and in various categories. Operads are particularly important in categories with a good notion of "homotopy" where they play a key role in organizing hierarchies of higher homotopies.

The book presents this topic with an emphasis on Koszul duality theory. After a modern treatment of Koszul duality for associative algebras, the theory is extended to operads.

Applications to homotopy algebra are given, for instance the HomotopyTransfer Theorem. Although the necessary notions of algebra are recalled, Format: Hardcover. loop spaces Recently the theory of operads has received new inspiration from and applications to homological algebra, category theory, algebraic geometry and mathematical physics Many of the theoretical results and applications, scattered in the literature, are brought together here alongFile Size: 4MB.

This is a point of view that is 40 years old in algebraic topology, but the new trend is its appearance in several other areas, such as algebraic geometry, mathematical physics, differential geometry, and combinatorics. The present volume is the first comprehensive and systematic approach to algebraic operads.

Abstract: This survey provides an elementary introduction to operads and to their applications in homotopical algebra. The aim is to explain how the notion of an operad was prompted by the necessity to have an algebraic object which encodes higher homotopies.

INTRODUCTION xiii. Examples of operads and of types of operads. Throughout the theoretical chapters, we illustrate the results with the classical three operads As, Comand Lie(the \three graces") encoding respectively the associative algebras, the commutative algebras and the Lie algebras. introduce the notion of operad and talk about various examples from algebra, topology and geometry.

We will talk about bar construction for an operad, Koszul operads and homotopy algebras. We will talk about configuration spaces operads and the Deligne-Knudsen-Mumford compactification of moduli spaces of algebraic : Mathematical Surveys.

☯ Full Synopsis: "The book aims to exemplify the recent developments in operad theory, in universal algebra and related topics in algebraic topology and theoretical physics. The conference has established a better connection between mathematicians working on operads (mainly the French team) and mathematicians working in universal algebra.

I don't know the answer myself, but the book linked to (much of which is available on google books) purports to give several answers: Martin Markl, Steve Shnider, Jim Stasheff (). Operads in Algebra, Topology and Physics. American. The first aim of this book is to give an overall reference, starting from scratch, on the applications of methods of algebraic topology to operads.

To be more specific, one of the main objectives is the development of a rational homotopy theory for operads. Operads are powerful tools, and this is the book in which to read about them.

— Bulletin of the London Mathematical Society Operads are mathematical devices that describe algebraic structures of many varieties and in various by: The book contains a detailed and comprehensive historical introduction describing the development of operad theory from the initial period when it was a rather specialized tool in homotopy theory to the present when operads have a wide range of applications in algebra, topology, and mathematical results and applications currently scattered in the.

Operads in Algebra, Topology and Physics by Martin Markl, Steve Schnider and Jim Stashe John C. Baez Department of Mathematics, University of California Riverside, California USA email: [email protected] Novem Operads are powerful tools, and this is the book to read about them.

However, ifFile Size: 48KB. The generalization of quadratic duality (e.g., Lie algebras as dual to co The book contains a detailed and comprehensive historical introduction describing the development of operad theory from the initial period when it was a rather specialized tool in homotopy theory to the present when operads have a wide range of applications in algebra, topology, and mathematical : Martin Markl.

Operads in Algebra, Topology and Physics的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人，还是一件事，都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。. Destination page number Search scope Search Text Search scope Search Text. Book on operads. A book of Markl, Shnider and Stasheff Operads in algebra, topology, and physics was the first book to provide a systematic treatment of operad theory, an area of mathematics that came to prominence in s and found many applications in algebraic topology, category theory, graph cohomology, representation theory, algebraic geometry.

CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): introduce the notion of operad and talk about various examples from algebra, topology and geometry.

We will talk about bar construction for an operad, Koszul operads and homotopy algebras. We will talk about configuration spaces operads and the Deligne-Knudsen-Mumford compactification of .Operads are mathematical devices which describe algebraic structures of many varieties.

This book contains an introduction describing the development of operad theory from the initial period when it was a rather specialized tool in homotopy theory to when operads have a wide range of applications in algebra, topology, and mathematical physics.An algebra A over an operad O “is” a map of operads O→End A.

This is just a compact way of saying that an algebra A has a coherent system Operads in Algebra, Topology and Physics, Math. Surveys Monogr., vol, Amer.

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