Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series A, Mathematical Sciences

Mod 3 Chern classes and generators

Masaki Kameko

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Abstract

We show the non-triviality of the mod 3 Chern class of degree 324 of the adjoint representation of the exceptional Lie group $E_{8}$.

Article information

Source
Proc. Japan Acad. Ser. A Math. Sci. Volume 93, Number 7 (2017), 55-60.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 25 July 2017

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.pja/1500969799

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.3792/pjaa.93.55

Subjects
Primary: 55R40: Homology of classifying spaces, characteristic classes [See also 57Txx, 57R20] 55R35: Classifying spaces of groups and $H$-spaces

Keywords
Chern class exceptional Lie group complex representation

Citation

Kameko, Masaki. Mod 3 Chern classes and generators. Proc. Japan Acad. Ser. A Math. Sci. 93 (2017), no. 7, 55--60. doi:10.3792/pjaa.93.55. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.pja/1500969799.


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