On Guay’s Evaluation Map for Affine Yangians

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We give a detailed proof of the existence of evaluation map for affine Yangians of type A to clarify that it needs an assumption on parameters. This map was first found by Guay but a proof of its well-definedness and the assumption have not been written down in the literature. We also determine the highest weights of evaluation modules defined as the pull-back of integrable highest weight modules of the affine Lie algebra \(\hat {\mathfrak {gl}}_{N}\) by the evaluation map.

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This work was supported by JSPS KAKENHI Grant Number 17H06127 and 18K13390.

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Kodera, R. On Guay’s Evaluation Map for Affine Yangians. Algebr Represent Theor (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10468-019-09945-w

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  • Affine Yangian
  • Evaluation map
  • Evaluation module

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  • 17B37
  • 17B67