Algebraic Geometry Seminar

The Algebraic Geometry Seminar features talks on all branches of algebraic geometry, as well as related research fields including, and not limited to: number theory, complex geometry, and differential geometry.

Organizer(s): 

For more information about this seminar, contact Mihai Fulger, Zsolt Patakfalvi or Claudiu Raicu.

You may also click on the following link:   http://web.math.princeton.edu/alggeom/public_html/index.html

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Seminar Events

April 22, 2014
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Birational geometry of moduli of stable rational curves

I will report on joint work with Castravet on birational geometry of moduli of stable rational curves with n punctures. In particular, we show that it is not a Mori Dream Space when n is at least 134, answering a question of Hu and Keel.

Location
Fine Hall 322
Speaker: Jenia Tevelev ,
University of Massachusetts
April 28, 2014
2:00pm - 3:00pm
TBA - Kovács

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Location
Fine Hall 401
Speaker: Sándor Kovács ,
University of Washington