Description
Revised second edition. The text covers the material presented for a graduatelevel course on quantum groups at Harvard University. The contents cover: Poisson algebras and quantization, PoissonLie groups, coboundary Lie bialgebras, Drinfelds double construction, BelavinDrinfeld classification, Infinite dimensional Lie bialgebras, Hopf algebras, Quantized universal enveloping algebras, formal groups and hformal groups, infinite dimensional quantum groups, the quantum double, tensor categories and quasi Hopfalgebras, braided tensor categories, KZ equations and the Drinfeld Category, QuasiHpf enveloping algebras, Lie associators, Fiber functors and TannakaDriein duality, Quantization of finite Lie bialgebras, Universal constructions, Universal quantization, Dequantization and the equivalence theorem, KZ associator and multiple zeta functions, and Mondoromy of trigonometric KZ equations. Probems are given with each subject and an answer key is included.
Publications
Pub. Date 
ISBN13 
ISBN10 
Medium 
Binding 
Size, Etc. 
Status 
List Price 

2010 Jul 
9781571462077 
1571462074 
paperback 
In Print 
US$48.00 

2002 
9781571460943 
1571460942 
hardcover 
In Print 
US$72.00 