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KNOT THEORY (M2, Kreimer)

Lecture Topic : (Pure Math) KNOT THEORY (M2, Kreimer)

Prerequisites : Algebraic Topology (M1); Knot Theory (M1); Manifold Theory (M1); Quantum Field Theory (QFT) (M1); Hopf Algebras (M2);

Recommended Text(s) :

“Knots and Feynman Diagrams”, Dirk Kreimer,Cambridge University Press, 2000.

Approx price new on (hard copy) : $32

Approx price second hand on (hard copy) : $38

Availability free on (e-format) : Yes

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Lectures and Links :


Lecture 1  (link)

Ch.1   Introduction


Lecture 2  (link)

Ch.2   Perturbative Quantum Field Theory


Lecture 3  (link)

Ch.3   The Hopf Algebra Structure of Renormalization


Lecture 4 (link)

Ch.4   Rationality : No Knots, No Transcendentals


Lecture 5  (link)

Ch.5   The Simplest Link Diagrams


Lecture 6  (link)

Ch.6   Necessary Topics from Knot Theory


Lecture 7  (link)

Ch.7   Knots to Numbers : (2, 2n-3) Torus Knots and z(2n-3)


Lecture 8  (link)

Ch.8   One-Loop Words


Lecture 9  (link)

Ch.9   Euler-Zagier Sums


Lecture 10  (link)

Ch.10   Knots and Transcendentals


Lecture 11  (link)

Ch.11   The Four-Term Relation


Lecture 12  (link)

Ch.12   Hopf Algebras, Non-Commutative Geometry, and What Else?


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