**American Mathematical Society Translations - Series 2
Advances in the Mathematical Sciences**

2008; 284 pp; Hardcover

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# Geometry, Topology, and Mathematical Physics: S. P. Novikov’s Seminar: 2006–2007

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This volume contains a selection of papers based on presentations given in 2006–2007 at the S. P. Novikov Seminar at the Steklov Mathematical Institute in Moscow. Novikov's diverse interests are reflected in the topics presented in the book. The articles address topics in geometry, topology, and mathematical physics. The volume is suitable for graduate students and researchers interested in the corresponding areas of mathematics and physics.

#### Readership

Graduate students and research mathematicians interested in geometry, topology, and mathematical physics.

# Table of Contents

## Geometry, Topology, and Mathematical Physics: S. P. Novikov's Seminar: 2006-2007

- Cover Cover11
- Title page iii4
- Copyright page iv5
- Contents v6
- Preface vii8
- Hurwitz numbers for regular coverings of surfaces by seamed surfaces and Cardy-Frobenius algebras of finite groups 112
- Equivariant complex structures on homogeneous spaces and their cobordism classes 2738
- On universality of critical behaviour in Hamiltonian PDEs 5970
- On the geometry of ∨-systems 111122
- Spectral conservation laws for periodic nonlinear equations of the Melnikov type 125136
- An equivariant version of the monodromy zeta function 139150
- Symplectic 𝐴_{∞}-algebras and string topology operations 147158
- Differential forms and odd symplectic geometry 159170
- Abelian solutions of the KP equation 173184
- Deformations of the Whitham systems in the almost linear case 193204
- Frobenius manifolds as a special class of submanifolds in pseudo-Euclidean spaces 213224
- Integrability of the Gibbons-Tsarev system 247258
- 2D Toda chain and associated commutator identity 261272
- On certain current algebras related to finite-zone integration 271282
- Back Cover Back Cover1298