By Fedor Bogomolov,Brendan Hassett,Yuri Tschinkel
This e-book gains contemporary advancements in a quickly becoming zone on the interface of higher-dimensional birational geometry and mathematics geometry. It makes a speciality of the geometry of areas of rational curves, with an emphasis on purposes to mathematics questions. Classically, mathematics is the research of rational or essential strategies of diophantine equations and geometry is the learn of traces and conics. From the trendy perspective, mathematics is the examine of rational and essential issues on algebraic types over nonclosed fields. an incredible perception of the 20 th century was once that mathematics homes of an algebraic sort are tightly associated with the geometry of rational curves at the style and the way they range in families.
This selection of solicited survey and learn papers is meant to function an advent for graduate scholars and researchers attracted to coming into the sector, and as a resource of reference for specialists engaged on comparable difficulties. issues that might be addressed comprise: birational homes equivalent to rationality, unirationality, and rational connectedness, life of rational curves in prescribed homology periods, cones of rational curves on rationally attached and Calabi-Yau kinds, in addition to comparable questions in the framework of the minimum version Program.
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