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Algebra Seminar

Friday, April 19, 2024 - 3:30pm

Haisheng Li

Rutgers University


University of Pennsylvania

DRL 4N30

In this talk, we shall give a survey on certain developments in the field of quantum vertex algebras. More specifically, we shall begin with the definitions of a vertex algebra and a module for a vertex algebra, and then present the theory of (weak) quantum vertex algebras and modules, including a conceptual construction. Then we shall discuss $\hbar$-adic quantum vertex algebras. If time permits, we shall give an introduction to the theory of $\phi$-coordinated modules for (weak) quantum vertex algebras.