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Lectures on the Geometry of Quantization

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Lectures on the Geometry of Quantization
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Publisher: University of California at Berkeley
ISBN/ASIN: 0821807986
ISBN-13: 9780821807989
Number of pages: 134

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This is an introduction to the ideas of microlocal analysis and the related symplectic geometry, with an emphasis on the role which these ideas play in formalizing the transition between the mathematics of classical dynamics (hamiltonian flows on symplectic manifolds) and that of quantum mechanics (unitary flows on Hilbert spaces).

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