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- Lecture [1]

Speaker:

Don Zagier
Affiliation:

MPIM
Date:

Tue, 2019-04-02 16:30 - Tue, 2019-07-02 18:00 The course is meant to provide an informal and elementary introduction to

some of the notions of vertex operator algebras and conformal ﬁeld theory,

to the modularity properties of the corresponding characters, and to the

“modular linear diﬀerential equations” satisﬁed by these modular forms

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[3] http://www.mpim-bonn.mpg.de/node/9328/program?page=last

[4] http://www.mpim-bonn.mpg.de/node/9328/abstracts