Logo

Galois Groups and Fundamental Groups

Small book cover: Galois Groups and Fundamental Groups

Galois Groups and Fundamental Groups
by

Publisher: San Francisco State University
Number of pages: 89

Description:
This course brings together two areas of mathematics that each concern symmetry -- symmetry in algebra, in the case of Galois theory; and symmetry in geometry, in the case of fundamental groups. Prerequisites are at least one course in algebra and analysis.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(620KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Finite Rank Torsion Free Modules Over Dedekind DomainsFinite Rank Torsion Free Modules Over Dedekind Domains
by - University of Hawaii
Contents: Modules Over Commutative Rings; Fundamentals; Rank-one Modules and Types; Quasi-Homomorphisms; The t-Socle and t-Radical; Butler Modules; Splitting Rings and Splitting Fields; Torsion Free Rings; Quotient Divisible Modules; etc.
(5292 views)
Book cover: Groups Around UsGroups Around Us
by - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
These are notes of a mini-course of group theory for high school students. This course covers the most basic parts of group theory with many applications. The notes contain many exercises, which are necessary for understanding the main text.
(466 views)
Book cover: Group theory for Maths, Physics and ChemistryGroup theory for Maths, Physics and Chemistry
by
Symmetry plays an important role in chemistry and physics. Group captures the symmetry in a very efficient manner. We focus on abstract group theory, deal with representations of groups, and deal with some applications in chemistry and physics.
(9528 views)
Book cover: Notes on Categories and GroupoidsNotes on Categories and Groupoids
by - 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.
(10136 views)