Cyclic homology of totally disconnected groups acting on buildings

Nigel Higson, Victor Nistor

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We prove a homological counterpart of a conjecture of P. Baum and A. Connes, concerning K-theory for convolution C*-algebras of p-adic groups, by calculating the periodic cyclic homology for the convolution algebra of a totally disconnected group acting properly on a building.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)466-495
Number of pages30
JournalJournal of Functional Analysis
Issue number2
StatePublished - Nov 1 1996

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