Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 138, Issue 3, pp 583–605 | Cite as

Topological representations of the quantum groupUq(sl2)

  • G. Felder
  • C. Wieczerkowski


We define a topological action of the quantum groupUq(sl2) on a space of homology cycles with twisted coefficients on the configuration space of the punctured disc. This action commutes with the monodromy action of the braid groupoid, which is given by theR-matrix ofUq(sl2).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Felder
    • 1
  • C. Wieczerkowski
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikETH-HönggerbergZürichSwitzerland

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