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Perspectives on Four Decades of Algebraic Geometry, Volume 1

In Memory of Alberto Collino

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  • Sep 2024

Overview

  • Offers a unified vision of algebraic geometry, exploring its evolution as well as state-of-the art research
  • Commemorates the significant talent and contributions of Alberto Collino, whose impact helped shape the field
  • Features established leaders in the area as well as younger researchers, providing a wide range of perspectives

Part of the book series: Progress in Mathematics (PM, volume 351)

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About this book

The first of a two-part volume, this collection offers a unifying vision of algebraic geometry, exploring its evolution over the last four decades as well as state-of-the art research. With chapters written by established leaders in the field as well as younger researchers, readers will gain a wide-ranging perspective of the area. The volume also commemorates the significant talent and contributions of Alberto Collino, whose scientific accomplishments helped shape the themes and topics covered. Perspectives on Four Decades of Algebraic Geometry, Volume 1 will be a valuable resource for those interested in the ways algebraic geometry has expanded over the years and continues to grow.

"Quadratic Counts of Twisted Cubics" is available open access under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License via link.springer.com.

 

Keywords

  • Algebraic geometry
  • Algebraic geometry
  • Alberto Collino
  • Integrable mixed twistor
  • Quadrics
  • Generic torelli
  • Plane quantics
  • Theta groups
  • Hyperkahler varieties
  • Moduli spaces
  • K3 categories
  • Rigid manifolds
  • Kodaira dimension

Editors and Affiliations

  • Dipartimento di Matematica, Università di Torino, Torino, Italy

    Alberto Albano, Cinzia Casagrande

  • Department of Mathematics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA

    Paolo Aluffi

  • Institut A. Grothendieck, University of Montpellier, Montpellier, France

    Michele Bolognesi

  • Department of Mathematics, University of Milan, Milano, Italy

    Elisabetta Colombo

  • Department of Mathematics, University of Turin, Torino, Italy

    Alberto Conte

  • Department of Mathematics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

    Antonella Grassi

  • Department of Mathematics, University of Genoa, Genova, Italy

    Claudio Pedrini

  • Dipartimento di Matematica, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy

    Gian Pietro Pirola

  • Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita Roma Tre, Rome, Italy

    Alessandro Verra

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Perspectives on Four Decades of Algebraic Geometry, Volume 1

  • Book Subtitle: In Memory of Alberto Collino

  • Editors: Alberto Albano, Paolo Aluffi, Michele Bolognesi, Cinzia Casagrande, Elisabetta Colombo, Alberto Conte, Antonella Grassi, Claudio Pedrini, Gian Pietro Pirola, Alessandro Verra

  • Series Title: Progress in Mathematics

  • Publisher: Birkhäuser Cham

  • eBook Packages: Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematics and Statistics (R0)

  • Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2024

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-031-66229-4Due: 05 October 2024

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-031-66232-4Due: 05 October 2024

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-031-66230-0Due: 05 October 2024

  • Series ISSN: 0743-1643

  • Series E-ISSN: 2296-505X

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: X, 440

  • Number of Illustrations: 76 b/w illustrations, 1 illustrations in colour

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