NT&AG: Dmitry Vaintrob (IAS), "The log-coherent category and Hodge theory of open varieties"

I will talk about a new Abelian category associated to an open variety with normal-crossings (or more generally, logarithmic) choice of compactification, which behaves in remarkable (and remarkably nice) ways with respect to changes of compactification and duality, and which first appeared in work on mirror symmetry.

Date: 

Mon, 15/01/2018 - 14:00 to 15:00

Location: 

Room 70A, Ross Building, Jerusalem, Israel