Matthew Cordes: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2021

Name Dr. Matthew Cordes
Address
Dep. Mathematik
ETH Zürich, HG G 66.4
Rämistrasse 101
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Telephone+41 44 632 89 10
E-mailmatthew.cordes@math.ethz.ch
URLhttps://mcordes.com
DepartmentMathematics
RelationshipLecturer

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
401-4207-71LCoxeter Groups from a Geometric Viewpoint4 credits2VM. Cordes
AbstractIntroduction to Coxeter groups and the spaces on which they act.
ObjectiveUnderstand the basic properties of Coxeter groups.
LiteratureBrown, Kenneth S. "Buildings"

Davis, Michael "The geometry and topology of Coxeter groups"
Prerequisites / NoticeStudents must have taken a first course in algebraic topology or be familiar with fundamental groups and covering spaces. They should also be familiar with groups and group actions.