Manchester Geometry Seminar 2008/2009

Thursday 26 March 2009. The Frank Adams Room (Room 1.212), the Alan Turing Building. 4pm

The Künneth Formula for Hochschild Cohomology of Topological Algebras

Zinaida Lykova (University of Newcastle)

Hochschild and cyclic cohomology of topological algebras play a prominent role in K-theory and in Connes' noncommutative geometry. I will describe explicitly the continuous cohomology groups of certain topological algebras.