Symplectic, Poisson, and Noncommutative Geometry

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Symplectic, Poisson, and Noncommutative Geometry

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN-13: 9781107056411
Number of pages: 290

Symplectic geometry has its origin in physics, but has flourished as an independent subject in mathematics, together with its offspring, symplectic topology. Symplectic methods have even been applied back to mathematical physics; for example, Floer theory has contributed new insights to quantum field theory.

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