MA 372: Abstract Harmonic Analysis

Credits: 3:0


Topological groups, locally compact groups, Haar measure, Modular function, Convolutions, homogeneous spaces, unitary representations, Gelfand-Raikov Theorem. Functions of positive type, GNS construction, Potrjagin duality, Bochner’s theorem, Induced representations, Mackey’s impritivity theorem.


Suggested books :

  1. Folland, G. B., A Course in Abstract Harmonic Analysis ,Studies in Advanced Mathematics, CRC Press, 1995.
  2. Hewitt, E and Ross, K., Abstract Harmonic Analysis, Vol. 1 ,Springer 1979.
  3. Gaal, S.A., Linear Analysis and Representation Theory ,Dover, 2010.

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