# 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_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}} }

California Institute of Technology

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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. Time permitting, I will discuss the K-theoretic and elliptic cases as well.