Symplectic Geometry Seminar Outline


  Mathematics & Computer Science Department
  Northern Kentucky University
  Seminar leader 1994-96: Kevin Kirby
  Participants: Leon Arriola, Dan Curtin, Maria Falbo-Kenkel, Don Krug,                 
                Kristin Pfabe, Gail Wells, Steve Wilkinson

Twisting a space with its dual makes a natural meeting place for classical and quantum physics...

Motivation from Classical Mechanics Motivation from Geometric Optics Motivation from Modern Physics (by Maria Falbo-Kenkel, Physics Dept.) Motivation from Lie Theory Motivation from Differential Geometry

Photo (top) by Klaus-Peter Zauner