Introduction to Periods and Connections in Algebraic Geometry
主 题: Introduction to Periods and Connections in Algebraic Geometry
报告人: Spencer Bloch (Chicago)
时 间: 2016-12-08 19:30 - 2016-12-08 20:30
地 点: Lecture Hall, Jiayibing Building,Jingchunyuan 82, BICMR
SpencerBloch is a R. M. Hutchins Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in theDepartment of Mathematics of the University of Chicago. He is known for hisextraodinary contributions to algebraic geometry and algebraic K-theory. He isa member of the United States National Academy of Sciences and a fellow of the AmericanAcademy of Arts and Sciences. Professor Bloch gave invited lectures at theInternational Congress of Mathematicians in 1978 and in 1990.
Abstract: Basic notions of periods and connections on curves. 19-th century applications:Bessel, hypergeometric, Legendre...functions and differential equations. 21-stcentury applications: Quantum differential equations, mirror symmetry.