Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
We illustrate a link between Alexander-Spanier and cyclic cohomologies, and use this for easier computation of cocycles for a Poisson algebra. In particular, we look at the case where the algebra is the space of pseudodifferential symbols on a manifold.
Newberry, Patrick Thaxton, "Explicit Computation of the Cohomology of a Symbol Algebra" (2012). Mathematics Graduate Theses & Dissertations. 17.