Moduli of Curves CIMAT Guanajuato, Mexico 2016

Providing a timely description of the present state of the art of moduli spaces of curves and their geometry, this volume is written in a way which will make it extremely useful both for young people who want to approach this important field, and also for established researchers, who will find refer...

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Other Authors: Brambila Paz, Leticia (Editor), Ciliberto, Ciro (Editor), Esteves, Eduardo (Editor), Melo, Margarida (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:Lecture Notes of the Unione Matematica Italiana
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Providing a timely description of the present state of the art of moduli spaces of curves and their geometry, this volume is written in a way which will make it extremely useful both for young people who want to approach this important field, and also for established researchers, who will find references, problems, original expositions, new viewpoints, etc. The book collects the lecture notes of a number of leading algebraic geometers and in particular specialists in the field of moduli spaces of curves and their geometry. This is an important subject in algebraic geometry and complex analysis which has seen spectacular developments in recent decades, with important applications to other parts of mathematics such as birational geometry and enumerative geometry, and to other sciences, including physics.  The themes treated are classical but with a constant look to modern developments (see Cascini, Debarre, Farkas, and Sernesi's contributions), and include very new material, such as Bridgeland stability (see Macri's lecture notes) and tropical geometry (see Chan's lecture notes)
Physical Description:IX, 242 p. 6 illus., 1 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9783319594866