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Introduction to Donaldson-Thomas theory, II

Introductory Workshop: Enumerative Geometry Beyond Numbers January 22, 2018 - January 26, 2018

January 23, 2018 (01:30 PM PST - 03:00 PM PST)
Speaker(s): Kai Behrend (University of British Columbia)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
  • Donaldson-Thomas invariants

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Symmetric obstruction theories and weighted Euler characteristics: Definition and basic properties of counting invariants of Donaldson-Thomas type. Lecture 2: Beyond numbers: motivic enhancements or categorification, to be determined.

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