Symmetry Groups and Their Applications
by Willard Miller
Publisher: Academic Press 1972
This is a beginning graduate level textbook on applied group theory. Only those aspects of group theory are treated which are useful in the physical sciences, but the mathematical apparatus underlying the applications is presented with a high degree of rigor.
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by Patrick Dehornoy, at al.
This book is an account of several quite different approaches to Artin's braid groups, involving self-distributive algebra, uniform finite trees, combinatorial group theory, mapping class groups, laminations, and hyperbolic geometry.
by P. J. Higgins - Van Nostrand Reinhold
A self-contained account of the elementary theory of groupoids and some of its uses in group theory and topology. Category theory appears as a secondary topic whenever it is relevant to the main issue, and its treatment is by no means systematic.
by Christopher Cooper - Macquarie University
This is a first course on group theory suitable to a third year student. It motivates group theory with many illustrative examples such as shuffling of cards and permutation puzzles. There's an elementary introduction to representation theory.
by Flor Aceff-Sanchez, et al. - BookBoon
In this text, a modern presentation of the fundamental notions of Group Theory is chosen, where the language of commutative diagrams and universal properties, so necessary in Modern Mathematics, in Physics and Computer Science, is introduced.