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PERIMETER INSTITUTE RECORDED SEMINAR ARCHIVE

PIRSA:16090051  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
Moonshine, topological modular forms, and 576 fermions.
Speaker(s): Theo Johnson-Freyd
Abstract:

I will report on progress understanding the 576-fold periodicity in TMF in terms of conformal field theoretic constructions.  Sporadic finite groups and their cohomology will play a role.

Date: 22/09/2016 - 1:30 pm
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