Introduction to the Atiyah issue

Author:
Simon Donaldson

Journal:
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. **58** (2021), 479-480

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/bull/1750

Published electronically:
August 5, 2021

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4311552

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- M. F. Atiyah,
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*Lacunas for hyperbolic differential operators with constant coefficients. I*, Acta Math.**124**(1970), 109–189. MR**470499**, DOI 10.1007/BF02394570 - Michael Atiyah and Wilfried Schmid,
*A geometric construction of the discrete series for semisimple Lie groups*, Invent. Math.**42**(1977), 1–62. MR**463358**, DOI 10.1007/BF01389783 - Michael Atiyah,
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*Atiyah’s work on holomorphic vector bundles and gauge theories*, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.**58**(2021), no. 4, - D. Freed,
*The Atiyah–Singer index theorem*, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.**58**(2021), no. 4, *Memories of Sir Michael Atiyah*, Notices Amer. Math. Soc.**66**(2019), no. 11, 1834–1852. With remembrances. MR**3971088**- N. J. Hitchin,
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**Simon Donaldson**

Affiliation:
Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, Stony Brook University, New York; and Department of Mathematics, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom

MR Author ID:
59010

Published electronically:
August 5, 2021

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