algebraic curves and their tropical friends?

Dominic Bunnett and Marta Panizzut (TU Berlin)
2019/11/08, 13:00
Before the MATH+ Friday Colloquium by Prof. Sam Payne
Urania Berlin, at the BMS Loft (3rd floor)
About what?

We will begin by illustrating stable tropical curves of genus $g$. We will then give a pictorial introduction to smooth algebraic curves of genus $g$ and their degenerations. We will define the moduli space of such curves and show the appearance of tropical curves in its study.