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Toric varieties, higher duals and polytopes December 12, 2012 (02:00PM PST - 03:00PM PST)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
Speaker(s) Alicia Dickenstein (University of Buenos Aires)
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I will present joint work with several coauthors on the description of (higher) duals of (equivariantly embedded) toric varieties and the relation with the associated polytopes/lattice configurations. The interplay between algebraic geometry and combinatorics allows us to prove algebro-geometric statements with combinatorial tools and combinatorial statements with algebro-geometric tools.

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