This quantity combines contributions in topology and illustration idea that mirror the more and more lively interactions among those parts. subject matters resembling team concept, homotopy conception, cohomology of teams, and modular representations are coated. All papers were conscientiously refereed and provide lasting price. it really is positive factors comprise: state-of-the-art contributions from this energetic, interdisciplinary department of mathematical learn; very good, high-level survey papers by means of specialists within the box; a different blend of subject matters in algebra and topology; and, a compilation of open difficulties.
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