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Adem, Alejandro

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Works: 25 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 2,034 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Press releases  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QA177, 514.2
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Cohomology of finite groups by Alejandro Adem ( Book )
19 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cohomology of groups has, since its beginnings in the 1920s and 1930s, been the stage for significant interaction between algebra and topology and has led to the creation of important new fields in mathematics, like homological algebra and algebraic K-theory. This is the first book to deal comprehensively with the cohomology of finite groups: it introduces the most important and useful algebraic and topological techniques, and describes the interplay of the subject with those of homotopy theory, representation theory and group actions. The combination of theory and examples, together with the techniques for computing the cohomology of important classes of groups including symmetric groups, alternating groups, finite groups of Lie type, and some of the sporadic simple groups, enable readers to acquire an in-depth understanding of group cohomology and its extensive applications
Orbifolds and stringy topology by Alejandro Adem ( Book )
10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This title presents an introduction to the theory of orbifolds from a modern perspective, combining techniques from geometry, algebraic topology and algebraic geometry
Group representations : cohomology, group actions, and topology : Summer Research Institute on Cohomology, Representations, and Actions of Finite Groups, July 7-27, 1996, University of Washington, Seattle by Representations, and Actions of Finite Groups Summer Research Institute on Cohomology ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homotopy theory and its applications : a conference on algebraic topology in honor of Samuel Gitler, August 9-13, 1993, Cocoyoc, Mexico by Conference on Algebraic Topology in Honor of Samuel Gitler ( Book )
10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is the result of a conference held to examine developments in homotopy theory in honor of Samuel Gitler in August 1993 (Cocoyoc, Mexico). It includes several research papers and three expository papers on various topics in homotopy theory. The research papers discuss the following: application of homotopy theory to group theory, fiber bundle theory, and homotopy theory. The expository papers consider the following topics: the Atiyah-Jones conjecture (by C. Boyer), classifying spaces of finite groups (by J. Martino), and instanton moduli spaces (by R.J. Milgram). Homotopy Theory and Its Applications offers a distinctive account of how homotopy-theoretic methods can be applied to a variety of interesting problems
Topology, geometry, and algebra : interactions and new directions : Conference on Algebraic Topology in honor of R. James Milgram, August 17-21, 1999, Stanford, California by AMS-IMS-SIAM Joint Summer Research Conference on Algebraic Topology ( Book )
11 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recent developments in algebraic topology : a conference to celebrate Sam Gitler's 70th birthday, December 3-6, 2003, San Miguel de Allende, México ( Book )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topology, geometry, and algebra by Conference on Algebraic Topology ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Group representations : cohomology, group actions and topology ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopaedia of mathematics by Shreeram Shankar Abhyankar ( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the third supplementary volume to Kluwer's highly acclaimed twelve-volume Encyclopaedia of Mathematics. This additional volume contains nearly 500 new entries written by experts and covers developments and topics not included in the previous volumes. These entries are arranged alphabetically throughout and a detailed index is included. This supplementary volume enhances the existing twelve volumes, and together, these thirteen volumes represent the most authoritative, comprehensive and up-to-date Encyclopaedia of Mathematics available
Orbifolds in mathematics and physics ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Invariants and cohomology of groups by Alejandro Adem ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Group representations : cohomology, group actions and topology : Summer Research Institute,1996 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aboriginal strategy provides funding for math support ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Announces that the province of British Columbia (B.C.) is providing $130,000 to the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) to help teachers increase math participation of Aboriginal students in First Nations schools. Includes contact information. Advanced Education Minister Murray Coell, Alejandro Adem, deputy director of PIMS and UBC Canada Research Chair, Kamloops-North Thompson MLA Kevin Krueger, and Christa Williams, executive director of the First Nations Education Steering Committee, are quoted.--Includes text from document
Orbifolds in mathematics and physics : proceedings of a conference on orbifolds in mathematics and physics, May 4-8, 2001, Madison, Wisconsin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homotopy theory and its applications : a conference on algebraic topology in honor of Samuel Gitler, 1993, Cocoyoc, Mexico by Conference on Algebraic Topology ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the cohomology of Galois groups determined by Witt rings by Alejandro Adem ( )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cohomology of the Mathieu group M 22 by Alejandro Adem ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cohomology of the Mathieu group M22 by Alejandro Adem ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Adem, Alejandro
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