Logo

Exact Sequences in the Algebraic Theory of Surgery

Small book cover: Exact Sequences in the Algebraic Theory of Surgery

Exact Sequences in the Algebraic Theory of Surgery
by

Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0691082766
ISBN-13: 9780691082769
Number of pages: 881

Description:
One of the principal aims of surgery theory is to classify the homotopy types of manifolds using tools from algebra and topology. The algebraic approach is emphasized in this book, and it gives the reader a good overview of the subject, as it was known at the time of publication.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(13MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Floer Homology, Gauge Theory, and Low Dimensional TopologyFloer Homology, Gauge Theory, and Low Dimensional Topology
by - American Mathematical Society
Mathematical gauge theory studies connections on principal bundles. The book provides an introduction to current research, covering material from Heegaard Floer homology, contact geometry, smooth four-manifold topology, and symplectic four-manifolds.
(8036 views)
Book cover: ManifoldsManifolds
by - King's College London
From the table of contents: Manifolds (Elementary Topology and Definitions); The Tangent Space; Maps Between Manifolds; Vector Fields; Tensors; Differential Forms; Connections, Curvature and Metrics; Riemannian Manifolds.
(5321 views)
Book cover: Noncommutative Localization in Algebra and TopologyNoncommutative Localization in Algebra and Topology
by - Cambridge University Press
Noncommutative localization is a technique for constructing new rings by inverting elements, matrices and more generally morphisms of modules. The applications to topology are via the noncommutative localizations of the fundamental group rings.
(4909 views)
Book cover: Manifolds and Differential FormsManifolds and Differential Forms
by - Cornell University
The text covers manifolds and differential forms for an audience of undergraduates who have taken a typical calculus sequence, including basic linear algebra and multivariable calculus up to the integral theorems of Green, Gauss and Stokes.
(7904 views)