Counting curves in algebraic geometry
Student No.:20
Time:Mon & Wed 13:30-15:05, Jul.23-Aug.22
Instructor:周杨 Zhou Yang  
Place:Conference Room 2, Jin Chun Yuan West Bldg.
Starting Date:2018-7-23
Ending Date:2018-8-22

In this course we will go from “two points determine a line” to the genus 0 mirror symmetry for the quintic Calabi-Yau threefold. We will introduce several related topics: intersection theory; deformation theory; the moduli stacks of stable curves and stable maps.


Basic algebraic geometry.


[1] Fulton, William. Intersection theory. Vol. 2;
[2] Fulton, William, and Rahul Pandharipande. "Notes on stable maps and quantum cohomology.";
[3] Hori, Kentaro, and Cumrun Vafa. "Mirror symmetry."
And original research papers.