# Lectures on Topology and Field Theories

## by Department of Mathematics

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#### Description

These lectures were part of the thematic program on Topology and Field Theories at the Center of Mathematics at the University of Notre Dame. It contains the lecture series by Sergei Gukov (Cal Tech), Andre Henriques (Utrecht, Holland), Jacob Lurie (Harvard) and Chris Schommer-Pries (MIT) during the summer school from May 29 till June 2, 2012, as well as the lectures during the conference from June 4 till June 8, 2012. A list of the talks as well as abstracts can be found on the Center website at http://centerformath.nd.edu/scientific-events-and-programs/.

Name | Description | Released | Price | ||
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1 | VideoGukov: Quantization and categorification, Lecture 1 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

2 | VideoGukov: Quantization and categorification, Lecture 2 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

3 | VideoGukov: Quantization and categorification, Lecture 3 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

4 | VideoGukov: Quantization and categorification, Lecture 4 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

5 | VideoHenriques: Extended Conformal Field Theories from Frobenius Algebras, Lecture 1 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

6 | VideoHenriques: Extended Conformal Field Theories from Frobenius Algebras, Lecture 2 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

7 | VideoHenriques: Extended Conformal Field Theories from Frobenius Algebras, Lecture 3 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

8 | VideoHenriques: Extended Conformal Field Theories from Frobenius Algebras, Lecture 4 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

9 | VideoLurie: Finiteness and Ambidexterity in K(n)-local stable homotopy theory, Lecture 1 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

10 | VideoLurie: Finiteness and Ambidexterity in K(n)-local stable homotopy theory, Lecture 2 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

11 | VideoLurie: Finiteness and Ambidexterity in K(n)-local stable homotopy theory, Lecture 3 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

12 | VideoLurie: Finiteness and Ambidexterity in K(n)-local stable homotopy theory, Lecture 4 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

13 | VideoSchommer-Pries: Dualizability in Low Dimensional Higher Category Theory, Lecture 1 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

14 | VideoSchommer-Pries: Dualizability in Low Dimensional Higher Category Theory, Lecture 2 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

15 | VideoSchommer-Pries: Dualizability in Low Dimensional Higher Category Theory, Lecture 3 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

16 | VideoSchommer-Pries: Dualizability in Low Dimensional Higher Category Theory, Lecture 4 | Abstract of talks | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

17 | VideoAyala: Higher categories are sheaves on manifolds | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

18 | VideoBerwick-Evans: Spaces of field theories and the topology of manifolds | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

19 | VideoBunke: Bordism, K-theory and eta invariants | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

20 | VideoCostello: Supersymmetric gauge theory and derived geometry, Lecture 1 | Lecture 1: Classical field theories in the BV formalism | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

21 | VideoCostello: Supersymmetric gauge theory and derived geometry, Lecture 2 | Lecture 2: Supersymmetry and twisting; description of minimally twisted supersymmetric gauge theories | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

22 | VideoCostello: Supersymmetric gauge theory and derived geometry, Lecture 3 | Lecture 3: Supersymmetric gauge theory and the Yangian | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

23 | VideoGrady: Observables and Index Theorems | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

24 | VideoGukov: What the A-polynomial knows about Khovanov homology | -- | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

25 | VideoHenriques: The Square Root of a Modular Tensor Category | -- | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

26 | VideoHIrsh: Deformations with noncommutative parameters | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

27 | VideoLurie: Loop Spaces, p-Divisible Groups, and Character Theory | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

28 | VideoPavlov: Differential cohomology and smooth topological field theories | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

29 | VideoPomerleano: Curved String Topology and Fukaya Categories | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

30 | VideoPorier: Compactifying String Topology | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

31 | VideoPrat-Waldron: On the Construction of the Dirac Operator via Geometric Quantization of Supermanifolds | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

32 | VideoSchommer-Pries: The unicity of the homotopy theory of higher categories | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

33 | VideoSullivan: Some solved and unsolved puzzles in the FRG's focus on 2D field theories | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

34 | VideoWilson: Chern-Simons forms, Free Loop Spaces, and K-theory | Abstract of talk | 8/6/2012 | Free | View In iTunes |

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