401-3530-19L  Seminar on Symplectic Toric Manifolds

SemesterSpring Semester 2019
LecturersA. Cannas da Silva
Periodicitynon-recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentNumber of participants limited to 12


401-3530-19 SSeminar on Symplectic Toric Manifolds2 hrs
Fri13-15HG G 26.3 »
A. Cannas da Silva

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AbstractThis seminar is an introduction to symplectic toric manifolds, including their classification in terms of (unimodular) polytopes following Delzant and including normal forms for symplectic manifolds with torus actions.
Literature-- Delzant, Hamiltoniens périodiques et images convexes de l'application moment, Bull. Soc. Math. France, 116 (1988), 315-339.
-- Karshon and Lerman, Non-compact symplectic toric manifolds, SIGMA Symmetry Integrability Geom. Methods Appl. 11 (2015), 37 pp.
-- Lerman and Tolman, Hamiltonian torus actions on symplectic orbifolds and toric varieties, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 349 (1997), 4201-4230.
-- Cannas da Silva, Symplectic toric manifolds, Symplectic Geometry of Integrable Hamiltonian Systems by Audin, Cannas da Silva and Lerman, CRM (2003), 85-173.
Prerequisites / NoticeThis seminar requires some prior basic knowledge of symplectic manifolds.

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Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersA. Cannas da Silva
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

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PlacesLimited number of places. Special selection procedure.
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Primary target groupMathematics BSc (404000) starting semester 05
Mathematics MSc (437000)
Applied Mathematics MSc (437100)
Mathematics (Mobility) (448000)
Waiting listuntil 22.02.2019
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