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Current Topics in Complex Algebraic Geometry

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János Kollár, Donu Arapura, Arnaud Beauville, Alessio Corti, Olivier Debarre, Ron Donagi, Lawrence Ein, Richard M. Hain, Shigeru Mukai
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  • Date Published: March 2012
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107403840

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  • This volume collects a series of survey articles on complex algebraic geometry, which in the early 1990s was undergoing a major change. Algebraic geometry has opened up to ideas and connections from other fields that have traditionally been far away. This book gives a good idea of the intellectual content of the change of direction and branching out witnessed by algebraic geometry in the past few years.

    • New series for CUP (previous volumes published by Springer)
    • Contributors were senior members of the research workshop
    • Strong area of CUP's list
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    Review of the hardback: '… an overview of recent developments in the subject … While this is inevitably a book for the expert, the contributors have tried not to become too technical.' Mathematica

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    • Date Published: March 2012
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107403840
    • length: 172 pages
    • dimensions: 234 x 156 x 9 mm
    • weight: 0.25kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface János Kollár
    1. Fundamental groups of smooth projective varieties Donu Arapura
    2. Vector bundles on curves and generalized theta functions: recent results and open problems Arnaud Beauville
    3. Recent results in higher dimensional birational geometry Alessio Corti
    4. The Schottky problem: an update Olivier Debarre
    5. Spectral covers Ron Donagi
    6. Adjoint linear systems Lawrence Ein
    7. Torelli groups and geometry of moduli spaces of curves Richard M. Hain
    8. Vector bundles and Brill–Noether theory Shigeru Mukai.

  • Editors

    Herbert Clemens, University of Utah

    Janos Kollár, University of Utah

    Series editor Cam Learning use ONLY

    Mathematical Sciences Research Institute


    János Kollár, Donu Arapura, Arnaud Beauville, Alessio Corti, Olivier Debarre, Ron Donagi, Lawrence Ein, Richard M. Hain, Shigeru Mukai

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