Grad Student Seminar

Thursday, March 7, 2019 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Brett Nasserden, Department of Pure Mathematics, University of Waterloo

"Quotient singularities"

Singularities of algebraic varieties which are quotients of a vector space by a finite group provide interesting connections between algebraic geometry, representation theory, and group theory.  I will discuss this circle of ideas with a focus on applications to algebraic geometry.

MC 5403