Download E-books An Invitation to Quantum Cohomology: Kontsevich's Formula for Rational Plane Curves (Progress in Mathematics) PDF

By Joachim Kock

Elementary advent to sturdy maps and quantum cohomology provides the matter of counting rational airplane curves

Viewpoint is usually that of enumerative geometry

Emphasis is on examples, heuristic discussions, and straightforward functions to top exhibit the instinct in the back of the subject

Ideal for self-study, for a mini-course in quantum cohomology, or as a distinct themes textual content in a regular direction in intersection theory

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