$\vec{w}h\alpha\mathfrak{t}\;\;\forall\mathbb{R}\varepsilon\ldots$

algebraic curves and their tropical friends?


Who?
Dominic Bunnett and Marta Panizzut (TU)
When?
2019/11/08, 13:00
Before the BMS Friday Colloquium by Prof. Sam Payne
Where?
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.