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Khovanov's categorification of the Heisenberg algebraStudent-Run Applied & Math Seminar
|Speaker: ||Henry Kvinge, UC Davis|
|Location: ||2112 MSB|
|Start time: ||Wed, Feb 25 2015, 12:10PM|
Because of its importance, the Heisenberg algebra has been categorified in several different ways. In this talk we give a broad introduction to categorification and then describe Khovanov's categorification of the Heisenberg algebra via diagrammatic calculus.