nLab Friedrich Hirzebruch

Selected writings

Selected writings

Early discussion of characteristic classes, cobordism theory, genera and introducing the notion of multiplicative sequences and characteristic series of genera:

Introducing topological K-theory:

On elliptic genera and the rigidity theorem for elliptic genera:

  • Friedrich Hirzebruch, Elliptic Genera of Level NN for Complex Manifolds, In: Bleuler K., Werner M. (eds) Differential Geometrical Methods in Theoretical Physics NATO ASI Series (Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences), vol 250. Springer (1988) (doi:10.1007/978-94-015-7809-7_3)

On genera, elliptic genera and modular forms:

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