University of Toronto's Symplectic Geometry Seminar

September 21, 2009, 2:10 pm
Bahen 6183

David Li-Bland

University of Toronto

Integration of quasi-poisson structures


It is a well know fact that Poisson structures integrate (at least locally) to a symplectic groupoid. In this talk we will explain a similar theorem for quasi-Poisson structures, namely that they integrate (at least locally) to quasi-Hamiltonian groupoids.