Tropical Schemes

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm
Tropical scheme theory is a method of describing tropical varieties with equations, in order to incorporate more foundations and constructions from modern algebraic geometry into the subject. I'll give an overview of this topic, emphasizing recent connections to matroid theory.
Speaker: 
Noah Giansiracusa
Swarthmore College
Event Location: 
Fine Hall 322