CMSA Math Science Literature Lecture Series


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November 13, 2020 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Edward Witten - IAS

TITLE: Knot Invariants From Gauge Theory in Three, Four, and Five Dimensions

ABSTRACT: I will explain connections between a sequence of theories in two, three, four, and five dimensions and describe how these theories are related to the Jones polynomial of a knot and its categorification.

Talk chair: Cliff Taubes

Written articles will accompany each lecture in this series and be available as part of the publication “History and Literature of Mathematical Science.”

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