Topics in Algebraic and Topological K-Theory

Volume 2008 of the series Lecture Notes in Mathematics pp 167-241


Higher Algebraic K-Theory (After Quillen, Thomason and Others)

  • Marco SchlichtingAffiliated withMathematics Institute, Zeeman Building, University of Warwick Email author 


We present an introduction (with a few proofs) to higher algebraic K-theory of schemes based on the work of Quillen, Waldhausen, Thomason and others. Our emphasis is on the application of triangulated category methods in algebraic K-theory.