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## Higher Modular Representations of Lie AlgebrasAdd to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal - Matthew Westaway, Warwick
- Tuesday 05 November 2019, 16:00-17:00
- Watson Building, Lecture Room C.
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Chris Parker. In positive characteristic, a representation of an algebraic group G gives rise to a restricted representation of Lie(G). These restricted representations are more connected to the representation theory of the first Frobenius kernel of G – a certain infinitesimal group scheme – than that of G itself. In fact, one can form a family of associative algebras by deforming the distribution algebra of the first Frobenius kernel in some way, and the irreducible representation theory of these algebras totally captures the irreducible (not necessarily restricted) representations of Lie(G). It is this theory which will be explained during this talk, as well as a consideration of how the theory changes when we instead look at higher Frobenius kernels. This talk is part of the Birmingham and Warwick Algebra Seminar series. ## This talk is included in these lists:Note that ex-directory lists are not shown. |
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