PIRSA:20060039

Z-algebras from Coulomb branches

APA

Kivinen, O. (2020). Z-algebras from Coulomb branches. Perimeter Institute. https://pirsa.org/20060039

MLA

Kivinen, Oscar. Z-algebras from Coulomb branches. Perimeter Institute, Jun. 23, 2020, https://pirsa.org/20060039

BibTex

          @misc{ pirsa_20060039,
            doi = {10.48660/20060039},
            url = {https://pirsa.org/20060039},
            author = {Kivinen, Oscar},
            keywords = {Mathematical physics},
            language = {en},
            title = {Z-algebras from Coulomb branches},
            publisher = {Perimeter Institute},
            year = {2020},
            month = {jun},
            note = {PIRSA:20060039 see, \url{https://pirsa.org}}
          }
          

Oscar Kivinen California Institute of Technology

Abstract

I will explain how to obtain the Gordon-Stafford construction and some related constructions of Z-algebras in the literature, using certain mathematical avatars of line defects in 3d N=4 theories. ‚ÄčTime permitting, I will discuss the K-theoretic and elliptic cases as well.