Instantons and Four-Manifolds

@inproceedings{Freed1984InstantonsAF,
  title={Instantons and Four-Manifolds},
  author={Daniel S. Freed and Karen K. Uhlenbeck},
  year={1984}
}
This volume has been designed to explore the confluence of techniques and ideas from mathematical physics and the topological study of the differentiable structure of compact four-dimensional manifolds. It aims to be beneficial to those graduate students or mathematical researchers who wish to understand the work of Donaldson and the applications of gauge theories to four-dimensional topology. 
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