Summer School: Degeneration of Calabi-Yau varieties and arithmetic

As part of our cooperation with the Research Training Group GK1821, we are very happy to announce a summer school on

Degeneration of Calabi-Yau varieties and arithmetic

which will take place in Freiburg from October 9 to 13, 2017.

Speakers

  • Charles Doran (University of Alberta)
  • Matt Kerr (University of Washington)
  • Radu Laza (Stony Brook University)
  • Johannes Walcher (University of Heidelberg)
  • Don Zagier (MPIM Bonn)

Topics

Hodge-theoretic and arithmetic aspects of families of Calabi-Yau varieties (mainly in dimensions 2 and 3), periods, degenerations at the boundary, compactifications of moduli spaces, and relations to physics.

More info

If you are interested, please have a look at the school’s homepage for more details.