## Math 522: Lie groups and Lie Algebras I

### Basic Information

**Instructor: **Eugene Lerman
**e-mail: **lerman math uiuc edu
**Homepage:**
`https://faculty.math.illinois.edu/~lerman`

** Course page:**
`https://faculty.math.illinois.edu/~lerman/522/home.html`

**Office:** 334 Illini Hall
**Phone:** 244-9510
**Class meets:** MWF 11 am
in 441 Altgeld Hall
**Office hours: **see my calendar

## Prerequisites

Undergraduate linear algebra, abstract algebra, point set topology ...
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me by e-mail.

## Course outline

This course is an introduction to Lie theory.

We will cover sections 1, 2, 4 and 5 of
Lie groups, Lie Algebras, and Representations by Brian Hall.
(Corr. 2nd printing, 2004, XVII, 351 p. 38 illus., 7 in color., Hardcover
ISBN: 978-0-387-40122-5)

## Grades

The course grade will be based on homework. Homework will be assigned
weekly. One problem per homework will be graded.

Here are lecture notes from an old version of the course.
Here are lecture notes by E.P. van den Ban. Exercises for this
couras are
here
and prerequisites
are here

Last modified: Thu Sep 17 12:22:29 CDT 2009