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Postdoctoral Seminar October 09, 2009
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Location: MSRI: Baker Board Room
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Roman Golovko
Title: Sutures and ECH


Ethan Cotteril
Title: A tropical approach to rational curves on hypersurfaces
Abstract: H. Clemens proved there are no rational curves on a general quintic surface in P3. This is a report on work on progress with T. Bogart and E. Brugallé, in which we attempt to prove an analogous statement in tropical geometry, via the dimension-reduction floor diagram technique introduced by Brugallé and Mikhalkin.

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