Algebraic Geometry In East Asia -- Hanoi 2005
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This volume is the outcome of the conference "Algebraic Geometry in East Asia. II" which was held at the Conference Hall (Hanoi, Vietnam) during October 10 - October 14, 2005. It collects two survey articles and eight research articles contributed by the invited lecturers. Topics touched upon in this volume include: Zariski pairs, rational homogeneous manifolds, Kummer surfaces, singularity theory, Cremona groups, algebraic curves, dual varieties, Castelnuovo-Weil lattices and so on. The reader can not only find the current status of a variety of research topics but also enjoy the art of the subjects by leading algebraic geometers.Published by Mathematical Society of Japan and distributed by World Scientific Publishing Co. for all markets except North America
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  • Hardback | 344 pages
  • 157.48 x 238.76 x 20.32mm | 703.06g
  • Japan
  • English
  • 4931469450
  • 9784931469457

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This volume is the outcome of the conference "Algebraic Geometry in East Asia. II" which was held at the Conference Hall (Hanoi, Vietnam) during October 10 October 14, 2005. It collects two survey articles and eight research articles contributed by the invited lecturers. Topics touched upon in this volume include: Zariski pairs, rational homogeneous manifolds, Kummer surfaces, singularity theory, Cremona groups, algebraic curves, dual varieties, Castelnuovo Weil lattices and so on. The reader can not only find the current status of a variety of research topics but also enjoy the art of the subjects by leading algebraic geometers.
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Table of contents

A survey on Zariski pairs by E. A. Bartolo, J. I. Cogolludo, and H. Tokunaga Towards a categorical construction of Lie algebras by K. Saito Elliptic parameters and defining equations for elliptic fibrations on a Kummer surface by M. Kuwata and T. Shioda Characterization of the rational homogeneous space associated to a long simple root by its variety of minimal rational tangents by J. Hong and J.-M. Hwang Maximal divisorial sets in arc spaces by S. Ishii Two non-conjugate embeddings of $S_3\times \mathbb{Z}_2$ into the Cremona group II by V. A. Iskovskikh On the Castelnuovo-Severi inequality for a double covering by C. Keem and A. Ohbuchi Poincare polynomial of a class of signed complete graphic arrangements by G. Jiang, J. Yu, and J. Zhang Singularities of dual varieties in characteristic 2 by I. Shimada On the Castelnuovo-Weil lattices, I by V. Nguyen-Khac and T. Shioda.
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