The Amitsur—Levitzki theorem revisited and matrix identities

Representation Theory

18 May 14:30 - 15:30

Claudio Procesi - Sapienza University of Rome

This seminar is in a way a “prequel” to Papi’s seminar on the exterior algebra of simple Lie algebras. I will give some classical background discussing 4 different types of matrix identities: namely polynomial identities, generalized polynomial identities, trace identities and quasi—identities and discuss various results and problems involved in these topics with a special look at the Amitsur—Levitzki theorem and the Cayley—Hamilton identity.
Henning Haahr Andersen
Aarhus University
Aslak Bakke Buan
NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Volodymyr Mazorchuk,
Uppsala University


Volodymyr Mazorchuk

Tel: 018-471 3284


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