Introduction to Representation Theory
by Pavel Etingof, at al.
Publisher: MIT 2009
Number of pages: 99
Very roughly speaking, representation theory studies symmetry in linear spaces. It is a beautiful mathematical subject which has many applications, ranging from number theory and combinatorics to geometry, probability theory, quantum mechanics and quantum field theory.
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by Michael Ruzhansky, Ville Turunen - Aalto TKK
Contents: Groups (Groups without topology, Group actions and representations); Topological groups (Compact groups, Haar measure, Fourier transforms on compact groups..); Linear Lie groups (Exponential map, Lie groups and Lie algebras); Hopf algebras.
by Peter Webb - University of Minnesota
The book is intended to be used as a learning tool by people who do not know the subject. It is intended to be appropriate for non-specialists in the area of representation theory, such as those whose primary interest is topology or combinatorics.
by F. Bruhat - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
We consider some heterogeneous topics relating to Lie groups and the general theory of representations of locally compact groups. We have rigidly adhered to the analytic approach in establishing the relations between Lie groups and Lie algebras.
by Fiona Murnaghan - University of Toronto
Contents: Representation Theory of Groups - Algebraic Foundations; Representations of Finite Groups; Representations of SL2(Fq); Representations of Finite Groups of Lie Type; Topological Groups, Representations, and Haar Measure; etc.