Time: afternoon Mon 6 April till evening Wed 8 April 2009.
Place: Room B3.02, Mathematics Insitute, University of Warwick, Coventry.
There will be some financial support for graduate students and help finding accommodation.
There will be a registration fee of GBP 10 for all participants.
Please contact Gavin Brown on firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to join in.
Mon 6 April 2009
2.00 Katrin Wendland (Augsburg)(1): The real and complex geometry of K3 surfaces.
4.00 Daniel Ryder (Bristol) (1): Graded rings and the geometry of cubic surfaces.
Tue 7 April 2009
9.30 Juergen Hausen (Tuebingen)(1): Multigraded rings and Cox rings.
11.30 Daniel Ryder (Bristol) (2): Fano 3-folds, K3 surfaces and anticanonical ring calculations.
2.00 Sarah Davis (Warwick): SL_4 quotients and flops.
3.30 Paul Cadman (Warwick): Maximal Cohen-Macaulay modules on the discriminant and their deformations.
4.30 Al Kasprzyk (Kent): Classifying log del Pezzo surfaces.
Evening Dinner: Royal Bengal, Earlsdon, 7.30pm.
Wed 8 April 2009
9.30 Katrin Wendland (Augsburg) (2): How do K3 surfaces star in quantum field theory?
11.30 Juergen Hausen (Tuebingen) (2): Cox rings of del Pezzo and K3 surfaces.
2.00 Martin Bright (Bristol): Arithmetic of K3 surfaces.
3.30 Lisema Rammea (Bath): Monads and spectral sequences.
More talks in the afternoon by graduates if available.
Where possible, visitors should obtain an EDUROAM account from their own university to enable internet access whilst at Warwick.
You can register for any of the symposia or workshops online. To see which registrations are currently open and to submit a registration, please click here.
Mathematics Research Centre
University of Warwick
Coventry CV4 7AL - UK