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The Hirzebruch Signature Theorem for Conical Metrics

  • Michael AtiyahEmail author
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Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 319)

Abstract

Exactly 60 years ago the young Fritz Hirzebruch came up with two spectacular theorems [H53, H54] which set the scene for the future development of algebraic geometry and topology.

Keywords

Tangent Bundle Chern Class Conical Singularity Equivariant Cohomology Elementary Symmetric Function 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Mathematics, JCMBThe King’s BuildingsEdinburghUK

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