Eva MartÃnez (FU Berlin)

2013/12/06, 16:00

HU Berlin, Rudower Chaussee 25, at room 1.023

Although the definition of a Grassmannian can be understood by anyone who has taken a course on linear algebra, it actually has a very rich and subtle structure and has become a very important tool in many fields. In this talk we will introduce the definition of a Grassmannian and some of its basic properties in a very elementary way with the aim to convince the audience about its significance.