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Relative Calabi–Yau structures

  • Christopher Brav (a1) and Tobias Dyckerhoff (a2)


We introduce relative noncommutative Calabi–Yau structures defined on functors of differential graded categories. Examples arise in various contexts such as topology, algebraic geometry, and representation theory. Our main result is a composition law for Calabi–Yau cospans generalizing the classical composition of cobordisms of oriented manifolds. As an application, we construct Calabi–Yau structures on topological Fukaya categories of framed punctured Riemann surfaces.



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Relative Calabi–Yau structures

  • Christopher Brav (a1) and Tobias Dyckerhoff (a2)


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