Lie Groups and Algebras
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of WS 2011/2 (current)
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|WS 2011/2||SS 2011|
MA5058 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered irregular.
This module description is valid from SS 2012 to SS 2012.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||30 h||5 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VO||2||Lie Groups and Algebras||Massopust, P.|
|UE||1||Lie Groups and Algebras (Exercise session)||Massopust, P. Straub, S.|
Learning and Teaching Methods
M. Hausner u. J. Schwartz, Lie Groups; Lie Algebras, Gordon & Breach 1968. (begleitend),
A. Sagle u. R. Walde, Introduction to Lie Groups and Lie Algebras, Academic Press, 1973. (begleitend),
N. Bourbaki, Lie Groups and Lie Algebras, Chapters 4 - 6, Springer Verlag, 2002. (weiterführend),
S. Helgason, Differential Geometry, Lie Groups, and Symmetric Spaces, AMS Graduate Texts in Mathematics, Vol. 34, 1978. (weiterführend)
Description of exams and course work
The exam may be repeated at the end of the semester.