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Title Vector bundles and complex geometry : conference on vector bundles in honor of S. Ramanan on the occasion of his 70th birthday, June 16-20, 2008, Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid, Spain / Oscar Garcia-Prada [and others], editors
Published Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 206 pages) : illustrations
Series Contemporary mathematics ; 522
Contemporary mathematics (American Mathematical Society) ; v. 522
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""The Work of S. Ramanan""; ""Parabolic Bundles on Algebraic Surfaces II -- Irreducibility of the Moduli Space""; ""Finite Subgroups of PGL2(K)""; ""Picard Groups of Moduli Spaces of Torsionfree Sheaves on Curves""; ""On the Moduli of Orthogonal Bundles on a Nodal Hyperelliptic Curve""; ""Hilbert Schemes of Fat r-Planes and the Triviality of Chow Groups of Complete Intersections""; ""Vector Bundles and the Icosahedron""; ""Cohomology of the Toroidal Compactification of A3""; ""Quasi-Complete Homogeneous Contact Manifold Associated to a Cubic Form""
""Maximal Weights in KÃ?hler Geometry: Flag Manifolds and Tits Distance (with an Appendix by A.H.W. Schmitt)""""Orthogonal Bundles Over Curves in Characteristic Two""; ""The Atiyah-Singer Index Theorem""; ""Spin(7) Instantons and the Hodge Conjecture for Certain Abelian Four-folds: A Modest Proposal""; ""Remarks on Parabolic Structures""; ""Iterated Destabilizing Modifications for Vector Bundles with Connection""
Summary The main areas covered in this volume are vector bundles, parabolic bundles, abelian varieties, hilbert schemes, contact structures, index theory, Hodge theory, and geometric invariant theory. Professor Ramanan has made important contributions in all of these areas. --Book Jacket
This volume contains a collection of papers from the conference on Vector Bundles held at Miraflores de la sierra, Madrid, Spain on June 16-20, 2008, which honored S. Ramanan on his 70th birthday
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Geometry, Algebraic -- Congresses.
Vector bundles -- Congresses
Geometry, Algebraic.
Vector bundles.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author García-Prada, O. (Oscar), 1960-
Ramanan, S.
ISBN 0821847503