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Everyone is warmly invited to the Joint Physics and Mathematics Colloquium.

Title: "Dualities in Mathematics and Physics"

Abstract: In this talk I will review some geometric analogues of the Fourier transform, which arise in String Theory under the name of ‘dualities’. In particular, I will discuss global aspects of T-duality and mention some recent generalisations. T-duality has important applications in different areas of mathematics, such as in differential geometry, algebraic topology, operator algebras, noncommutative geometry, as well as in physics. This is a talk aimed at non-specialists and will include many examples.

Cheese and wine will be served in the Mathematics Common Room from 5.00 pm.
Speaker(s) Professor Peter Bouwknegt (Mathematical Sciences Institute, ANU)
Location Robert Street Lecture Theatre
Contact Luke Morgan <[email protected]>
Start Tue, 15 Nov 2016 16:00
End Tue, 15 Nov 2016 17:00
Submitted by Luke Morgan <[email protected]>
Last Updated Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:49
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