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Title Operator algebras, quantization, and non-commutative geometry : a centennial celebration honoring John von Neumann and Marshall H. Stone : AMS special session on operator algebras, quantization, and non-commutative geometry, a centennial celebration honoring John von Neumann and Marshall H. Stone, January 15-16, 2003, Baltimore, Maryland / Robert S. Doran, Richard V. Kadison, editors
Published Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, ©2004
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 422 pages)
Series Contemporary mathematics, 0271-4132 ; 365
Contemporary mathematics (American Mathematical Society) ; v. 365
Contents The legend of John von Neumann / P. R. Halmos --'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'>'> Marshall H. Stone: mathematician, statesman, advisor, and friend / George W. Mackey -- The universal $A$-dynamical system / William Arveson -- On the index of equivariant elliptic operators / Paul Baum -- The algebraization of dynamics: amenability, nuclearity, quasidiagonality, and approximate finite dimensionality / Bruce Blackadar -- Multipliers, $C\̂ast $-modules, and algebraic structure in spaces of Hilbert space operators / David P. Blecher -- Meromorphic continuation of zeta functions associated to elliptic operators / Nigel Higson -- Non-commutative conditional expectations and their applications / Richard V. Kadison -- Outer actions of a discrete amenable group on approximately finite dimensional factors. I. General theory / Yoshikazu Katayama and Masamichi Takesaki -- On the curvature of a completely positive map / Paul S. Muhly and Baruch Solel -- Applications of the work of Stone and von Neumann to wavelets / Judith A. Packer -- Addition of spatial $E_0$-semigroups / Robert T. Powers -- On shifts of minimal index on the hyperfinite ${\rm II}_1$ factor / Geoffrey L. Price -- Compact quantum metric spaces / Marc A. Rieffel -- A selective history of the Stone-von Neumann theorem / Jonathan Rosenberg -- Decomposable maps on non-commutative $L_p$-spaces / Marius Junge and Zhong-Jin Ruan -- A survey of Hochschild cohomology for von Neumann algebras / Allan M. Sinclair and Roger R. Smith -- From the Stone-von Neumann theorem to the equivariant Brauer group and beyond / Dana P. Williams --
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes English
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Subject Functional analysis -- Congresses.
K-theory -- Congresses.
Lie groups -- Congresses.
Operator algebras -- Congresses.
Functional analysis.
Lie groups.
Operator algebras.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Doran, Robert S., 1937-
Kadison, Richard V., 1925-
Stone, Marshall H. (Marshall Harvey), 1903-1989.
Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957.
ISBN 0821856995