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Hermitian K-theory

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Context

Cohomology

cohomology

Special and general types

Special notions

Variants

Extra structure

Operations

Theorems

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Idea

Hermitian K-theory is a generalization of usual K-theory to the setting of (Banach) rings (or more generally Banach categories) equipped with an involution. It was defined first by Karoubi and Villamayor, and then studied by various authors.

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