Spring 2016, Representations of Lie groups.

Meetings: TR 9:30-11

Office hour changes: Many of you have class at 11 on Tuesday. On Wednesdays from now on, I'll have office hours from 11:30-1.

Class Email: I made a group email for the class. Feel free to use it in anyway you like. I only added registered+listeners. If you'd like to be added, send me an email or let me know in class!
Text: [K] An Introduction to Lie Groups and Lie Algebras by Alexander Kirillov Jr.
Errata for text: on Kirillov's web page
Other references: [S] Linear Algebraic Groups by T.A. Springer; digital copy available through MIT's library.
[J] Representations of Algebraic Groups, second edition, J.C. Jantzen.
[H] Representations of Semisimple Lie algebras in the BGG Category O, J.E. Humphreys.
Chevalley's theorem: PDF
Discussion of the use of the word 'parabolic' in parabolic subgroups.
Linkage class of 0 weight in sl3

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