Seminar

Informal seminar: Chern-Simons theory on S^1 (part II) and BV-formalism

Knots, Strings, Symplectic Geometry and Dualities

21 September 16:00 - 18:00

Pavel Hajek - Universität Hamburg

I will use the results of my first talk to construct the Chern-Simons IBL-infinity structure for S^1 explicitly and discuss its relation to string topology. I will then present a BV-formulation of the theory. It leads to a proof of the invariance of the structure on choices and it indicates how Chern-Simons IBL-infinity theory fits in the algebraic framework of string field theory.

Organizers
Tobias Ekholm,
Uppsala University
Sergei Gukov
California Institute of Technology, Caltech
Vivek Shende
University of California, Berkeley

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Contact

Tobias Ekholm

tobias.ekholm@math.uu.se

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