By Alexandru Dimca

Constructible and perverse sheaves are the algebraic counterpart of the decomposition of a unique area into tender manifolds. This creation to the topic should be considered as a textbook on sleek algebraic topology, treating the cohomology of areas with sheaf (as against consistent) coefficients. the writer is helping readers development fast from the fundamental idea to present examine questions, completely supported alongside the way in which via examples and exercises.

Show description

Read or Download Sheaves in Topology (Universitext) PDF

Similar Algebraic Geometry books

Essays in Constructive Mathematics

Contents and therapy are clean and extremely varied from the traditional remedies offers an absolutely confident model of what it capability to do algebra The exposition isn't just transparent, it's pleasant, philosophical, and thoughtful even to the main naive or green reader

Ramanujan's Lost Notebook: Part II (Pt. 2)

Within the spring of 1976, George Andrews of Pennsylvania country collage visited the library at Trinity collage, Cambridge, to check the papers of the past due G. N. Watson. between those papers, Andrews came across a sheaf of 138 pages within the handwriting of Srinivasa Ramanujan. This manuscript used to be quickly detailed "Ramanujan's misplaced pc.

Elementary Number Theory: Primes, Congruences, and Secrets: A Computational Approach (Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics)

It is a ebook approximately top numbers, congruences, mystery messages, and elliptic curves for you to learn hide to hide. It grew out of undergr- uate classes that the writer taught at Harvard, UC San Diego, and the collage of Washington. The systematic learn of quantity idea was once initiated round 300B.


"It offers a delicate portrait of an excellent person. It describes appropriately and intelligibly on a nontechnical point the area of mathematical rules during which Hilbert created his masterpieces. And it illuminates the history of German social historical past opposed to which the drama of Hilberts existence used to be performed.

Extra resources for Sheaves in Topology (Universitext)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 25 votes