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The quotient space U(m) / has a fixed point if and only if H is conjugate to a subgroup of that is if and only if H is abelian. Hence is trivial unless H is abelian. The injectivity of implies that is also trivial unless H is abelian. With X equal to a point, we conclude that: 46 Chapter 3 If A is abelian, write A we have the commutative diagram: Then if is a subgroup of where the right vertical map is a projection onto some of the factors. 3. 7. Notes Chapter 3 is based largely on notes circulated by J.

3, this hinges on the fact that if we have the correct coefficients, we can reduce to the case of cyclic groups, for which the required isomorphism comes with the complex orientation. 7KLVSDJHLQWHQWLRQDOO\OHIWEODQN 4 Mathieu Groups Most concepts considered so far can be illustrated by the sporadic Mathieu group Eventually we hope to replace by the Monster group but in the meantime has the advantage of being large enough to reflect some of the flavor of the general case yet small enough to be tractable.

16]. 5] on the significance of Eq. 1). Reference [86] also contains a good introduction to cobordism and the role of characteristic numbers in detecting cobordism classes. Multiplicative sequences were introduced by F. Hirzebruch, who paid special attention to the signature (L) and Todd genus (for stably complex manifolds). The -genus, which we introduced as a limiting example of the universal genus, is classically defined in terms of the index of an elliptic (Dirac) operator. For this see the readable account by P.