RT7.2. Finite Abelian Groups: Fourier Analysis 
RT7.2. Finite Abelian Groups: Fourier Analysis
by Robert Donley
Video Lecture 10 of 18
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Date Added: March 14, 2015

Lecture Description

Representation Theory: With orthogonality of characters, we have an orthonormal basis of L^2(G). We note the basic philosophy behind the Fourier transform and apply it to the character basis. From this comes the definition of convolution, explored in 7.3.

Course materials, including problem sets and solutions, available at mathdoctorbob.org/UR-RepTheory.html

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Course Description

Doctor Bob provides 18 short video lectures on the introduction to representation theory. Group representations are where group theory meets linear algebra, and important applications arise in various math subjects (number theory, analysis, algebraic geometry), physics, and chemistry.

We consider the basic representation theory of finite groups. Goals include a look at Fourier series/analysis using groups and elementary character theory.


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