Title | Connectedness of Higgs bundle moduli for complex reductive Lie groups |

Publication Type | Articles in international peer reviewed journals |

Year of Publication | In Press |

Authors | García-Prada O., Oliveira A. |

Journal | Asian J. Math. |

Keywords | Semistable Higgs bundles, connected components of moduli spaces. |

Abstract | We carry an intrinsic approach to the study of the connectedness of the moduli space M_G of G-Higgs bundles, over a compact Riemann surface, when G is a complex reductive (not necessarily connected) Lie group. We prove that the number of connected components of M_G is indexed by the |

URL | http://arxiv.org/pdf/1408.4778.pdf |

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## Area / Group:

Geometry