A stably contractible -algebra which is not contractible

Author:
Marius Dadarlat

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **142** (2014), 3217-3220

MSC (2010):
Primary 46L35, 46L80, 19K35

Published electronically:
June 5, 2014

MathSciNet review:
3223377

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Abstract: We exhibit a separable commutative -algebra such that is homotopy equivalent to zero, without being so for any .

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**Marius Dadarlat**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907

Email:
mdd@math.purdue.edu

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-2014-12113-7

Received by editor(s):
February 28, 2012

Received by editor(s) in revised form:
October 15, 2012

Published electronically:
June 5, 2014

Additional Notes:
The author was partially supported by NSF grants #DMS–0801173 and #DMS–1101305

Communicated by:
Marius Junge

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American Mathematical Society

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