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MA8107 - Operator Algebras

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 100/100 45 minutes

Course content

The course gives an introduction to the theory of C*-algebras and von Neumann algebras. The theory will be illustrated by concrete examples.

Learning outcome

1. Knowledge.
The course gives an introduction to the theory of C*-algebras and von Neumann algebras. The theory will be illustrated by concrete examples.

2. Skills.
The students should have a good knowledge of the theory of operator algebras and be able to conduct research on operator algebras, their applications to operator theory and other related mathematical subjects.

3. Competence.
The students should be able to participate in scientific discussions and conduct researches on high international level in operator algebras and applications.

Learning methods and activities

The course will be offered every second year, next time: fall 2020. If enrollment falls below a critical number, the course will be offered as a supervised self-study.

Course materials

Information will be given at the first meeting.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 4
No.of specialization hours: 8

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Analysis
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Mathematical Sciences

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Oral examination 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
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