On the equivalence of geometric and analytic K-homology

Paul Baum, Nigel Higson, Thomas Schick

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We give a proof that the geometric K-homology theory for finite CW-complexes defined by Baum and Douglas is isomorphic to Kasparov's K-homology. The proof is a simplification of more elaborate arguments which deal with the geometric formulation of equivariant K-homology theory.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-24
Number of pages24
JournalPure and Applied Mathematics Quarterly
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Mathematics(all)


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