Lie Groups Quantum Mathematics Seminar
Categorification at prime roots of unity
You Qi: Yale University
Location: Hill 705
Date & time: Friday, 03 March 2017 at 12:00PM - 12:11PM
We sketch an algebraic approach to categorification of quantum groups at a prime root of unity, with the outlook towards eventually categorifying Witten-Reshetikhin-Turaev 3-manifold invariants.
This is based on joint work of the speaker with B. Elias, M. Khovanov and J. Sussan.