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Rationality of geometrically rational threefolds

Recent Progress in Moduli Theory May 06, 2019 - May 10, 2019

May 09, 2019 (09:30 AM PDT - 10:30 AM PDT)
Speaker(s): Brendan Hassett (Brown University)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
  • rationality

  • abelian variety

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We consider rationality questions for threefolds over non-closed fields that become rational over an algebraic closure, like smooth complete intersections of two quadrics. (joint with Tschinkel)

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