Snaith, Victor P. (Victor Percy) 1944
Overview
Works:  89 works in 318 publications in 3 languages and 4,611 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles:  Author, Editor 
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by
Victor P Snaith
Stable homotopy around the ArfKervaire invariant by
Victor P Snaith(
)
20 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes important techniques of stable homotopy theory, applying them to the longstanding problem of the existence of framed manifolds with odd ArfKervaire invariant. This work opens with an account of the necessary algebraic topology background
20 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes important techniques of stable homotopy theory, applying them to the longstanding problem of the existence of framed manifolds with odd ArfKervaire invariant. This work opens with an account of the necessary algebraic topology background
Algebraic topology, Waterloo 1978 : proceedings of a conference(
Book
)
8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topological methods in Galois representation theory by
Victor P Snaith(
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)
19 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An advanced monograph on Galois representation theory by one of the world's leading algebraists, this volume is directed at mathematics students who have completed a graduate course in introductory algebraic topology. Topics include Abelian and nonabelian cohomology of groups, characteristic classes of forms and algebras, explicit Brauer induction theory, and much more. 1989 edition"
19 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An advanced monograph on Galois representation theory by one of the world's leading algebraists, this volume is directed at mathematics students who have completed a graduate course in introductory algebraic topology. Topics include Abelian and nonabelian cohomology of groups, characteristic classes of forms and algebras, explicit Brauer induction theory, and much more. 1989 edition"
Groups, rings and Galois theory by
Victor P Snaith(
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)
27 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is ideally suited for a twoterm undergraduate algebra course culminating in a discussion on Galois theory. It provides an introduction to group theory and ring theory en route. In addition, there is a chapter on groups  including applications to errorcorrecting codes and to solving Rubik's cube. The concise style of the book will facilitate studentinstructor discussion, as will the selection of exercises with various levels of difficulty. For the second edition, two chapters on modules over principal ideal domains and Dedekind domains have been added which are suitable for an advanced undergraduate reading course or a firstyear graduate course."Jacket
27 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is ideally suited for a twoterm undergraduate algebra course culminating in a discussion on Galois theory. It provides an introduction to group theory and ring theory en route. In addition, there is a chapter on groups  including applications to errorcorrecting codes and to solving Rubik's cube. The concise style of the book will facilitate studentinstructor discussion, as will the selection of exercises with various levels of difficulty. For the second edition, two chapters on modules over principal ideal domains and Dedekind domains have been added which are suitable for an advanced undergraduate reading course or a firstyear graduate course."Jacket
Algebraic Kgroups as Galois modules by
Victor P Snaith(
Book
)
12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is of interest to a wide variety of graduate and postgraduate students as well as researchers in areas related to algebraic Ktheory such as number theory and algebraic geometry. The techniques presented here are principally algebraic or cohomological. Prerequisites on Lfunctions and algebraic Ktheory are recalled when needed."BOOK JACKET
12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is of interest to a wide variety of graduate and postgraduate students as well as researchers in areas related to algebraic Ktheory such as number theory and algebraic geometry. The techniques presented here are principally algebraic or cohomological. Prerequisites on Lfunctions and algebraic Ktheory are recalled when needed."BOOK JACKET
Explicit Brauer induction : with applications to algebra and number theory by
Victor P Snaith(
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)
17 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explicit Brauer Induction is an important technique in algebra, discovered by the author in 1986. It solves an old problem, giving a canonical formula for Brauer's induction theorem. In this 1994 book it is derived algebraically, following a method of R. Boltje  thereby making the technique, previously topological, accessible to algebraists. Once developed, the technique is used, by way of illustration, to reprove some important known results in new ways and to settle some outstanding problems. As with Brauer's original result, the canonical formula can be expected to have numerous applications and this book is designed to introduce research algebraists to its possibilities. For example, the technique gives an improved construction of the Oliver–Taylor groupring logarithm, which enables the author to study more effectively algebraic and numbertheoretic questions connected with classgroups of rings
17 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explicit Brauer Induction is an important technique in algebra, discovered by the author in 1986. It solves an old problem, giving a canonical formula for Brauer's induction theorem. In this 1994 book it is derived algebraically, following a method of R. Boltje  thereby making the technique, previously topological, accessible to algebraists. Once developed, the technique is used, by way of illustration, to reprove some important known results in new ways and to settle some outstanding problems. As with Brauer's original result, the canonical formula can be expected to have numerous applications and this book is designed to introduce research algebraists to its possibilities. For example, the technique gives an improved construction of the Oliver–Taylor groupring logarithm, which enables the author to study more effectively algebraic and numbertheoretic questions connected with classgroups of rings
The second Chinburg conjecture for quaternion fields by
Jeff Hooper(
Book
)
11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebraic Ktheory and localised stable homotopy theory by
Victor P Snaith(
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)
10 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebraic cobordism and Ktheory by
Victor P Snaith(
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)
11 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebraic Ktheory : connections with geometry and topology by
J. F Jardine(
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)
15 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A NATO Advanced Study Institute entitled "Algebraic Ktheory: Connections with Geometry and Topology" was held at the Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada from December 7 to December 11 of 1987. This meeting was jointly supported by NATO and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, and was sponsored in part by the Canadian Mathematical Society. This book is the volume of proceedings for that meeting. Algebraic Ktheory is essentially the study of homotopy invariants arising from rings and their associated matrix groups. More importantly perhaps, the subject has become central to the study of the relationship between Topology, Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory. It draws on all of these fields as a subject in its own right, but it serves as well as an effective translator for the application of concepts from one field in another. The papers in this volume are representative of the current state of the subject. They are, for the most part, research papers which are primarily of interest to researchers in the field and to those aspiring to be such. There is a section on problems in this volume which should be of particular interest to students; it contains a discussion of the problems from Gersten's wellknown list of 1973, as well as a short list of new problems
15 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A NATO Advanced Study Institute entitled "Algebraic Ktheory: Connections with Geometry and Topology" was held at the Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada from December 7 to December 11 of 1987. This meeting was jointly supported by NATO and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, and was sponsored in part by the Canadian Mathematical Society. This book is the volume of proceedings for that meeting. Algebraic Ktheory is essentially the study of homotopy invariants arising from rings and their associated matrix groups. More importantly perhaps, the subject has become central to the study of the relationship between Topology, Algebraic Geometry and Number Theory. It draws on all of these fields as a subject in its own right, but it serves as well as an effective translator for the application of concepts from one field in another. The papers in this volume are representative of the current state of the subject. They are, for the most part, research papers which are primarily of interest to researchers in the field and to those aspiring to be such. There is a section on problems in this volume which should be of particular interest to students; it contains a discussion of the problems from Gersten's wellknown list of 1973, as well as a short list of new problems
Galois module structure by
Victor P Snaith(
Book
)
10 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galois module structure deals with the construction of algebraic invariants from a Galois extension of number fields with group G. Typically these invariants lie in the classgroup of some groupring of G or of a related order. These classgroups have "Homdescriptions" in terms of idèlicvalued functions on the complex representations of G. Following a theme pioneered by A. Frölich, T. Chinburg constructed several invariants whose Homdescriptions are (conjecturally) given in terms of Artin root numbers. For a tame extension, the second Chinburg invariant is given by the ring of integers, and
10 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galois module structure deals with the construction of algebraic invariants from a Galois extension of number fields with group G. Typically these invariants lie in the classgroup of some groupring of G or of a related order. These classgroups have "Homdescriptions" in terms of idèlicvalued functions on the complex representations of G. Following a theme pioneered by A. Frölich, T. Chinburg constructed several invariants whose Homdescriptions are (conjecturally) given in terms of Artin root numbers. For a tame extension, the second Chinburg invariant is given by the ring of integers, and
On K*̳(Z/n) and K*̳(F̳q̳[t]/(t²) by
Janet E Aisbett(
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)
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to global analysis by
Victor P Snaith(
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13 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebraic Ktheory by Great Lakes Conference on Algebraic KTheory(
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9 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kahn (explaining and elaborating upon unpublished work of O. Gabber) of BlochOgusGersten type resolutions in Ktheory and algebraic geometry. This volume will be important both for researchers who want access to details of recent development in Ktheory and also to graduate students and researchers seeking good advanced exposition
9 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kahn (explaining and elaborating upon unpublished work of O. Gabber) of BlochOgusGersten type resolutions in Ktheory and algebraic geometry. This volume will be important both for researchers who want access to details of recent development in Ktheory and also to graduate students and researchers seeking good advanced exposition
Topics in Ktheory by
Luke Howard Hodgkin(
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26 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
26 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Higher algebraic Ktheory : an overview by
Emilio LluisPuebla(
)
7 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is a general introduction to Higher Algebraic Kgroups of rings and algebraic varieties, which were first defined by Quillen at the beginning of the 70's. These Kgroups happen to be useful in many different fields, including topology, algebraic geometry, algebra and number theory. The goal of this volume is to provide graduate students, teachers and researchers with basic definitions, concepts and results, and to give a sampling of current directions of research. Written by five specialists of different parts of the subject, each set of lectures reflects the particular perspective ofits author. As such, this volume can serve as a primer (if not as a technical basic textbook) for mathematicians from many different fields of interest
7 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is a general introduction to Higher Algebraic Kgroups of rings and algebraic varieties, which were first defined by Quillen at the beginning of the 70's. These Kgroups happen to be useful in many different fields, including topology, algebraic geometry, algebra and number theory. The goal of this volume is to provide graduate students, teachers and researchers with basic definitions, concepts and results, and to give a sampling of current directions of research. Written by five specialists of different parts of the subject, each set of lectures reflects the particular perspective ofits author. As such, this volume can serve as a primer (if not as a technical basic textbook) for mathematicians from many different fields of interest
Algebraic Topology Waterloo 1978 : Proceedings of a Conference Sponsored by the Canadian Mathematical Society, NSERC (Canada),
and the University of Waterloo, June 1978(
)
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Algebraic topology, Waterloo 1978 : proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Canadian Mathematical Society, NSERC (Canada),
and the University of Waterloo, June 1978 by
P. N Hoffman(
)
8 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explicit Brauer induction theory : with applications to algebra and number theory by
Victor P Snaith(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On K * (Z n) and K * (F q (t) (t 2)) by
Janet E Aisbett(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Hoffman, P. N. (Peter Norman) 1941 Author Editor
 Canadian Mathematical Society
 University of Waterloo
 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Canada
 LluisPuebla, Emilio 1952 Author
 Hooper, Jeff 1968 Author
 Tran, Minh Van 1963 Author
 Aisbett, Janet E. 1951 Author
 Jardine, J. F. 1951 Author Editor
 Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences Other
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Algebra, Homological Algebraic topology Brauer groups Cobordism theory Galois modules (Algebra) Galois theory Geometry, Algebraic Global analysis (Mathematics) Group theory Homology theory Homotopy theory Invariants kgroups Ktheory Lfunctions Mathematics Number theory Quaternions Representations of groups Rings Rings (Algebra) Spectral sequences (Mathematics) Topology
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Snaith, V.
Snaith, V. 1944
Snaith, V.P.
Snaith, V. P. 1944
Snaith, V. P. (Victor Percy), 1944
Snaith, Victor.
Snaith, Victor 1944
Snaith, Victor P.
Snaith, Victor P. 1944
Snaith Victor Percy
Snaith, Victor Percy 1944
Snèjt, V.
Snėjt, V. 1944
Snèjt, Victor Persi.
Snėjt, Viktor Persi 1944
Victor Snaith britischer Mathematiker
Victor Snaith British mathematician
Victor Snaith Brits wiskundige
Victor Snaith matematico britannico
Снэйт, В 1944
Снэйт, В. (Виктор Перси), 1944
Снэйт В.П.
Снэйт Виктор
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