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Geometry & Topology Seminar

Title: Rational parallelisms and generalized Cartan geometries on complex manifolds
Speaker: Sorin Dumitrescu (Universite Cote d'Azur, Nice)
Date: 28 October 2019
Time: 4 pm
Venue: LH-1, Mathematics Department

This talk deals with (generalized) holomorphic Cartan geometries on compact complex manifols. The concept of holomorphic Cartan geometry encapsulates many interesting geometric structures including holomorphic parallelisms, holomorphic Riemannian metrics, holomorphic affine connections or holomorphic projective connections. A more flexible notion is that of a generalized Cartan geometry which allows some degeneracy of the geometric structure. This encapsulates for example some interesting rational parallelisms. We discuss classification and uniformization results for compact complex manifolds bearing (generalized) holomorphic Cartan geometries.

Contact: +91 (80) 2293 2711, +91 (80) 2293 2265 ;     E-mail: chair.math[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
Last updated: 24 Mar 2023