On counting curves in Calabi-Yau threefolds
Georg Oberdieck (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
MSRI: Simons Auditorium
The example of K3xE suggests that computing the partition function of a Calabi-Yau threefold requires a good understanding of both its Gromov-Witten and Donaldson-Thomas theory. I will explain two results, one for each theory, related to this discussion.