SCGP Weekly Talk: Nikita Nekrasov

Title: Instantons on intersecting worlds, and many-body systems
Speaker: Nikita Nekrasov
Date: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Time: 01:00pm – 02:00pm
Place: Seminar Room 313, Simons Center


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Abstract: I will describe a compactification of the moduli space of instantons in gauge theory on the union of two copies of Euclidean space R^4 intersecting transversely in R^8, and its orbifolds. The theory of qq-characters is an application, leading to the solution of quantum many-body systems such as elliptic Calogero-Moser.