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NCTS Algebraic Geometry Seminar
14:00 - 15:00, November 17, 2017 (Friday)
Conference Room, Department of Mathematics, NCKU
(成功大學數學系 會議室)
Automorphism and Birational Automorphism Groups of Calabi-Yau Manifolds with Picard Number Two
Sz-Sheng Wang (YMSC, Tsinghua University)


Calabi-Yau manifolds receive important interest from mathematicians and physicists, not only for the birational geometry but also for the relation with the string theory. In this talk, I will give a brief introduction to Calabi-Yau manifolds and then survey the results of K. Oguiso, V. Lazic and T. Perternell about automorphism and birational automorphism groups of Calabi-Yau manifolds with Picard number two. If time permits, I will discuss three dimensional examples and recent results about Morrison-Kawamata cone conjecture.

Live-cast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcJBfB0rkW8

Rm 202, NCTS (Astro-Math Bldg., NTU)


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