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Rationality problems

Introductory Workshop: Derived Algebraic Geometry and Birational Geometry and Moduli Spaces January 31, 2019 - February 08, 2019

February 06, 2019 (11:45 AM PST - 12:45 PM PST)
Speaker(s): Yuri Tschinkel (New York University, Courant Institute)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
  • rationality

  • degeneration method

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I will discuss recent advances in the study of rationality of higher-dimensional varieties (joint work with B. Hassett, A. Kresch, and A. Pirutka).

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