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Introductory Workshop in Commutative Algebra September 09, 2002 - September 13, 2002
Registration Deadline: September 13, 2002 about 16 years ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: June 09, 2002 over 16 years ago
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Organizers Luchezar Avramov, Mark Green, Craig Huneke, Karen E. Smith and Bernd Sturmfels

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The introductory workshop in the Comutative Algebra program will feature three lectures each from six speakers: David Benson, David Eisenbud, Mark Haiman, Melvin Hochster, Rob Lazarsfeld, and Bernard Teissier. The talks will cover aspects of the relationship of commutative algebra to group cohomology, combinatorics, and algebraic geometry, as well as covering major themes in commutative algebra today. The titles of the talks-series are: David Benson: Commutative algebra and the cohomology of groups David Eisenbud: The geometry of syzygies Mark Haiman: Commutative algebra of N points in the plane Melvin Hochster: Tight closure Rob Lazarsfeld: An introduction to multiplier ideals Bernard Teissier: Monomial ideals, binomial ideals, polynomial ideals All talks will be aimed at a graduate level.
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To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.

Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.

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A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Durant. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-238-7268. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. If you are making your reservations on line, please go to this link and enter the promo/corporate code MSRI123. Our preferred rate is $129 per night for a Deluxe Queen/King, based on availability.

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