**scl**

by Danny Calegari

**Publisher**: Mathematical Society of Japan 2009**ISBN/ASIN**: 4931469531**ISBN-13**: 9784931469532**Number of pages**: 218

**Description**:

This book is a comprehensive introduction to the theory of stable commutator length, an important subfield of quantitative topology, with substantial connections to 2-manifolds, dynamics, geometric group theory, bounded cohomology, symplectic topology, and many other subjects.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(1.8MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Algebraic and Geometric Topology**

by

**Andrew Ranicki, Norman Levitt, Frank Quinn**-

**Springer**

The book present original research on a wide range of topics in modern topology: the algebraic K-theory of spaces, the algebraic obstructions to surgery and finiteness, geometric and chain complexes, characteristic classes, and transformation groups.

(

**13611**views)

**A Concise Course in Algebraic Topology**

by

**J. P. May**-

**University Of Chicago Press**

This book provides a detailed treatment of algebraic topology both for teachers of the subject and for advanced graduate students in mathematics. Most chapters end with problems that further explore and refine the concepts presented.

(

**16081**views)

**H Ring Spectra and Their Applications**

by

**R. R. Bruner, J. P. May, J. E. McClure, M. Steinberger**-

**Springer**

This volume concerns spectra with enriched multiplicative structure. It is a truism that interesting cohomology theories are represented by ring spectra, the product on the spectrum giving rise to the cup products in the theory.

(

**7555**views)

**Algebraic and Geometric Surgery**

by

**Andrew Ranicki**-

**Oxford University Press**

Surgery theory is the standard method for the classification of high-dimensional manifolds, where high means 5 or more. This book aims to be an entry point to surgery theory for a reader who already has some background in topology.

(

**7992**views)