**New Directions in Hopf Algebras**

by S. Montgomery, H. Schneider

**Publisher**: Cambridge University Press 2002**ISBN/ASIN**: 052112431X**ISBN-13**: 9780521124317**Number of pages**: 485

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Hopf algebras have important connections to quantum theory, Lie algebras, knot and braid theory, operator algebras, and other areas of physics and mathematics. The book gives a clear picture of the current trends in this active field, with a focus on what is likely to be important in future research.

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