3:00 p.m., Friday (January 18, 2008)

Math Annex 1100

Grigory Mikhalkin
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).

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