University of Connecticut

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MATH 5220: Introduction to Representation Theory

Description: Introduction to the representation theory of finite groups and Lie algebras. Characters, induced representations, representations of the symmetric and general linear groups, symmetric functions, Schur-Weyl duality, representations of complex semi-simple Lie algebras, and the Weyl character formulae.

Prerequisites: MATH 5210.

Credits: 3

Sections: Spring 2010 on Storrs Campus

Course Sec Comp Time Room Instructor
5220 001 Lecture MWF 2:00:00 PM-2:50:00 PM MSB307 Ryan Kinser