Title: EQUIVARIANT FORMAL GROUP LAWS.
Authors: MICHAEL COLE, J.P.C.GREENLEES, AND I.KRIZ
Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0001
E-mail address: mmcole@math.lsa.umich.edu
School of Mathematics and Statistics, Hicks Building, Sheffield S3 7RH. UK.
E-mail address: j.greenlees@sheffield.ac.uk
Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003
E-mail address: ikriz@math.lsa.umich.edu
Abstract:
Motivated by complex oriented theories we define A-equivariant
formal group laws for any abelian compact Lie group A, show there is a
representing ring for them, and begin the investigation of it. We
examine a number of topological cases, including K-theory in some
detail.