Minicourse - Spin geometry and the positive energy theorem in general relativity (I)
2017-11-22 15:00 — 17:00
1106, Math Building
Institute of Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
In the course we discuss Clifford algebra, spin structures and the Dirac operator in both the Riemannian and the Lorentzian settings. We then use them to provide spinorial proofs of several positive energy theorems in general relativity.