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A Gentle Introduction to Quantum Cohomology October 05, 2012 (11:30AM PDT - 12:15PM PDT)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
Speaker(s) Kaisa Taipale
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This talk will be an introductory discussion of quantum cohomology and Gromov-Witten invariants with a focus on homogeneous varieties. These ideas have enumerative interpretations and rich combinatorial structure.
No new results will be discussed; the aim instead is an exposition of a beautiful area of mathematics that informs mirror symmetry and has yet-to-be-discovered connections with cluster algebras.

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