Marc Burger: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2020

Name Prof. Dr. Marc Burger
FieldMathematik
Address
Dep. Mathematik
ETH Zürich, HG G 37.1
Rämistrasse 101
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Telephone+41 44 632 49 73
Fax+41 44 632 10 85
E-mailmarc.burger@math.ethz.ch
URLhttp://www.math.ethz.ch/~burger
DepartmentMathematics
RelationshipFull Professor

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
401-3226-00LSymmetric Spaces Information 8 credits4GM. Burger
Abstract* Generalities on symmetric spaces: locally and globally symmetric spaces, groups of isometries, examples
* Symmetric spaces of non-compact type: flats and rank, roots and root spaces
* Iwasawa decomposition, Weyl group, Cartan decomposition
* Hints of the geometry at infinity of SL(n,R)/SO(n).
ObjectiveLearn the basics of symmetric spaces
401-5530-00LGeometry Seminar Information 0 credits1KM. Burger, M. Einsiedler, P. Feller, A. Iozzi, U. Lang, A. Sisto, University lecturers
AbstractResearch colloquium
Objective