An informal introduction to the ideas and concepts of noncommutative geometry
by Thierry Masson
Publisher: arXiv 2006
Number of pages: 56
This informal introduction is an extended version of a three hours lecture given at the 6th Peyresq meeting "Integrable systems and quantum field theory". In this text, we make an overview of some of the mathematical results which motivated the development of what is called noncommutative geometry.
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by Giovanni Landi - arXiv
These lectures notes are an introduction for physicists to several ideas and applications of noncommutative geometry. The necessary mathematical tools are presented in a way which we feel should be accessible to physicists.
by Igor Nikolaev - arXiv
The book covers basics of noncommutative geometry and its applications in topology, algebraic geometry and number theory. Intended for the graduate students and faculty with interests in noncommutative geometry; they can be read by non-experts.
by Masoud Khalkhali - University of Western Ontario
Contents: Introduction; Some examples of geometry-algebra correspondence; Noncommutative quotients; Cyclic cohomology; Chern-Connes character; Banach and C*-algebras; Idempotents and finite projective modules; Equivalence of categories.
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