Graeme Segal

Selected writings
Graeme Segal in Berkely, 1982

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in 1982

Selected writings

On classifying spaces and spectral sequences (and introducing the “Segal conditions”, see also at complete Segal space):

  • Graeme Segal, Classifying spaces and spectral sequences, Inst. Hautes Études Sci. Publ. Math., vol. 34, pp. 105–112 (1968)

On the group completion theorem:

On equivariant K-theory:

  • Graeme Segal, Equivariant K-theory, Inst. Hautes Etudes Sci. Publ. Math. No. 34 (1968) p. 129-151

On the Atiyah-Segal completion theorem:

On equivariant stable homotopy theory and the isomorphism between the Burnside ring and the equivariant stable Cohomotopy of the point:

  • Graeme Segal, Equivariant stable homotopy theory, Actes du Congrès International des Mathématiciens (Nice, 1970), Tome 2, pp. 59–63. Gauthier-Villars, Paris, 1971 (pdf)

On configuration spaces of points from iterated loop spaces:

  • Graeme Segal, Configuration-spaces and iterated loop-spaces, Invent. Math. 21 (1973), 213–221. MR 0331377 (pdf)

On the Kahn-Priddy theorem (and a pre-cursor of Snaith's theorem):

On K-theory of permutative categories and Gamma spaces as models for connective spectra:

  • Graeme Segal, Categories and cohomology theories, Topology 13 (1974).

On the homotopy type of the space of rational functions from the Riemann sphere to itself (related to the moduli space of monopoles in 3\mathbb{R}^3 and to the configuration space of points in 2\mathbb{R}^2):

On loop groups of compact Lie groups and their Kac-Moody group central extension:

On 2d conformal field theory and modular functors:

  • Graeme Segal, Two-dimensional conformal field theories and modular functors, in: IXth International Congress on Mathematical Physics (Swansee 1988), Hilger, Bristol 1989, pp. 22-37

On the functorial-definition of 2d conformal field theory:

  • Graeme Segal, The definition of conformal field theory, Topology, geometry and quantum field theory London Math. Soc. Lecture Note Ser., 308, Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, (2004), 421-577 (pdf)

On twisted K-theory:

On higher U(1)-gauge theory:

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