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Motivation and objectives

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The purpose of this first lecture is to present some motivations for derived algebraic geometry and to describe the objectives of this series of lectures.


  • Modulus Space
  • Algebraic Geometry
  • Commutative Ring
  • Isomorphism Class
  • Zariski Topology

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Moerdijk, I., Toën, B. (2010). Motivation and objectives. In: Simplicial Methods for Operads and Algebraic Geometry. Advanced Courses in Mathematics - CRM Barcelona. Springer, Basel.

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