Equivariant Characteristic Classes (Commentary on [116])

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I was trained as an algebraic geometer under Phillip A. Griffiths, but I have always had an abiding interest in topology, especially Raoul Bott’s kind of topology. In 1995 Raoul Bott gave a series of lectures at Brown University on equivariant cohomology. I was very much captivated by his presentation of the subject matter.


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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsTufts UniversityMedfordUSA

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