Index theory for locally compact spaces

Speaker: 

Adam Rennie

Affiliation: 

ANU

Date: 

Tue, 18/01/2011 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Venue: 

OMB145

Abstract: 

Elliptic operators on noncompact manifolds typically do not define Fredholm operators on associated L2 [0, 1) spaces. This means that the index of such an operator is not defined. Not to be put off by this small detail, I will describe how index theory works on noncompact spaces.

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