Lattices & Duality
PART I: Partial orders, lattices, and their relationship to logic.
The material for this part is in
Introduction to Lattices and Order
by Davey and Priestley
(ISBN-13: 9780521784511; ISBN-10: 0521784514)
This book is not expensive and easily available and I recommend getting it as it will be useful throughout the course.
PART II: Partial orders, topology, and their relationship to domain theory.
The material for this part is available on the web in
by Abramsky and Jung
PART III: Duality for distributive lattices with additional operations.
The material for this part will be supplied to students in the form of lecture notes.
EXAM: Week 5 2008; Exact schedule to be announced.