A celebration of algebraic geometry : a conference in honor of Joe Harris' 60th birthday, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, August 2528, 2011
 Language
 English.
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 Providence, Rhode Island : American Mathematical Society, [2013]
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 ©2013
 Physical description
 x, 599 pages ; 26 cm.
 Series
 Clay mathematics proceedings ; v. 18.
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 Classification of 2Fano manifolds with high index by C. Araujo and A.M. Castravet Abelian varieties associated to Gaussian lattices by A. Beauville Rank of divisors on graphs: An algebrogeometric analysis by L. Caporaso A tour of stable reduction with applications by S. CasalainaMartin The solvable monodromy extension property and varieties of log general type by S. Cautis Effective divisors on moduli spaces of curves and abelian varieties by D. Chen, G. Farkas, and I. Morrison Rational self maps of CalabiYau manifolds by X. Chen Variations on Nagata's conjecture by C. Ciliberto, B. Harbourne, R. Miranda, and J. Roe Symplectic restriction varieties and geometric branching rules by I. Coskun RiemannRoch for DeligneMumford stacks by D. Edidin The regularity of the conductor by D. Eisenbud and B. Ulrich Stability of genus five canonical curves by M. Fedorchuk and D. I. Smyth Restriction of sections for families of abelian varieties by T. Graber and J. M. Starr Correspondence and cycle spaces: A result comparing their cohomologies by M. Green and P. Griffiths Geometry of theta divisorsA survey by S. Grushevsky and K. Hulek Singular curves and their compactified Jacobians by J. L. Kass On the Gottsche threshold (with an appendix by I. Tyomkin) by S. L. Kleiman and V. V. Shende Curve counting a la Gottsche by S. L. Kleiman MnevSturmfels universality for schemes by S. H Lee and R. Vakil GromovWitten theory and NoetherLefschetz theory by D. Maulik and R. Pandharipande Numerical Macaulification by J. Migliore and U. Nagel The nonnef locus in positive characteristic by M. Mustata Pairwise incident planes and hyperkahler fourfolds by K. G. O'Grady Derived equivalence and nonvanishing loci by M. Popa Degenerations of rationally connected varieties and PAC fields by J. Starr Remarks on curve classes on rationally connected varieties by C. Voisin.
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 Publisher's Summary
 This volume resulted from the conference A Celebration of Algebraic Geometry, which was held at Harvard University from August 2528, 2011, in honour of Joe Harris' 60th birthday. Harris is famous around the world for his lively textbooks and enthusiastic teaching, as well as for his seminal research contributions. The articles are written in this spirit: clear, original, engaging, enlivened by examples, and accessible to young mathematicians. The articles in this volume focus on the moduli space of curves and more general varieties, commutative algebra, invariant theory, enumerative geometry both classical and modern, rationally connected and Fano varieties, Hodge theory and abelian varieties, and CalabiYau and hyperkahler manifolds. Taken together, they present a comprehensive view of the long frontier of current knowledge in algebraic geometry.
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Subjects
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 Geometry, Algebraic.
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 Publication date
 2013
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 2013
 Responsibility
 Brendan Hassett, James McKernan, Jason Starr, Ravi Vakil, editors.
 Series
 Clay mathematics proceedings ; volume 18
 Note
 "Clay Mathematics Institute."
 ISBN
 9780821889831 (pbk. : alk. paper)
 0821889834 (pbk. : alk. paper)