3:00 p.m., Friday (January 18, 2008)
Math Annex 1100
University of Toronto
Tropical and Real Geometry
Abstract: A major area of application of Tropical techniques is Real
Algebraic Geometry and, in particular, Real Enumerative Geometry. The talk
will survey classical problems as well as recent advances obtained with the
help of Tropical Geometry.
Refreshments will be served at 2:45 p.m. (Math Lounge, MATX 1115).