Generic vanishing in characteristic p>0 and the geometry of irregular varieties

Generic vanishing in characteristic p>0 and the geometry of irregular varieties

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Christopher Hacon, University of Utah

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We will discuss recent results on generic vanishing in positive characteristics and geometric consequences such as a characterization of abelian varieties and the study of singularities of pluri-theta divisors.