Infinite-Dimensional Lie Groups: Preliminary Entry 935 - General Theory and Main Examples (Graduate Texts in Mathematics 274)

Infinite-Dimensional Lie Groups: Preliminary Entry 935 - General Theory and Main Examples (Graduate Texts in Mathematics 274)

By: Karl-Hermann Neeb (author), Helge Glockner (author)Hardback

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Provides a comprehensive introduction to this important subject, examining the basic structure theory of infinite-dimensional Lie groups Essentially self-contained, provides all necessary background, excepting modest prerequisites Clear exposition includes careful explanations, illustrative examples, numerous exercises, and detailed cross-references to simplify a non-linear reading of the material

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Contents

Preface.- Introduction.- Infinite-dimensional Calculus.- Infinite-dimensional Manifolds.- Lie Groups.- Locally Exponential Lie Groups.- Linear Lie Groups.- Direct Limits of Lie Groups.- Groups of Maps.- Groups of Diffeomorphisms.- Appendix A: Tools from Topology.- Appendix B: Basic Theory of Locally Convex Spaces.- Appendix C: Finite-dimensional Lie Algebras.- Appendix D: Calculus in Banach Spaces.- Appendix E: Smooth Maps into non-Lie Groups.- Appendix F: Cohomology of Lie Algebras.- Bibliography.- Index.

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  • publication date: 30/09/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780387094441
  • Format: Hardback
  • Year: 2013
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9780387094441
  • ISBN10: 038709444X

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