Moonshine beyond the monster : the bridge connecting algebra, modular forms and physics [E-Book] / Terry Gannon.
Gannon, Terry, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006
1 online resource (xi, 477 pages)
englisch
9780521141888
9780521835312
9780511535116
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
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Table of Contents:
  • Glimpses of the theory beneath Monstrous moonshine
  • Classical algebra
  • Modular stuff
  • Gold and brass : affine algebras and generalisations
  • Conformal field theory : the physics of Moonshine
  • Vertex operator algebras
  • Modular group representations throughout the realm
  • Monstrous moonshine.