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Equivariant K-theory of compact Lie groups with involution

  • Po Hu, Igor Kriz and Petr Somberg
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For a compact simply connected simple Lie group G with an involution α, we compute the G ⋊ ℤ/2-equivariant K-theory of G where G acts by conjugation and ℤ/2 acts either by α or by gα(g)−1. We also give a representation-theoretic interpretation of those groups, as well as of KG(G).

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Department of Mathematics, Wayne State University, 1150 Faculty/Administration Bldg., 656 W. Kirby, Detroit, MI 48202, U.S.A.po@math.wayne.edu
Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 28109-1043, U.S.A.ikriz@umich.edu
Mathematical Institute, MFF UK, Sokolovská 83, 180 00 praha 8, Czech Republicsomberg@karlin.mff.cuni.cz
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