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Author Meyer, Dagmar M.

Title Poincaré duality algebras, Macaulay's dual systems, and Steenrod operations / Dagmar Meyer and Larry Smith
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 193 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge tracts in mathematics ; 167
Cambridge tracts in mathematics ; 167
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Part I Poincaré duality quotients; Part II Macaulay's dual systems and Frobenius powers; Part III Poincaré duality and the Steenrod algebra; Part IV Dickson, symmetric, and other coinvariants; Part V The Hit Problem mod 2; Part VI Macaulay's inverse systems and applications; References; Notation; Index
Summary As the title suggests, in this Tract the authors skilfully bring together several key notions and apply them to problems in invariant theory. A number of remarkable and unexpected interdisciplinary connections are revealed that will interest researchers in the areas of commutative algebra, invariant theory or algebraic topology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Duality theory (Mathematics)
Poincaré series.
Steenrod algebra.
Form Electronic book
Author Smith, L. (Larry), 1942-
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