Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Matrix factorizations and link homology.Algebra & Discrete Mathematics
|Speaker:||Mikhail Khovanov, UC Davis|
|Start time:||Fri, Jun 4 2004, 4:10PM|
A matrix factorization of a polynomial f is a pair of square matrices with polynomial coefficients whose product is f times the identity matrix. We'll use matrix factorizations to construct link homology theories.