Instructor: Dragos Oprea, doprea "at" math.you-know-where.edu, AP&M 6-101.
Lectures: WF, 10-11:20am, APM 5218.
Course description:
The name "K3 surface" was introduced by Andre Weil in honor of three algebraic geometers, Kummer, Kahler and Kodaira, and the mountain K2 in Kashmir.
This course aims to give an introduction to the geometry of K3 surfaces, focusing on a few selected topics. In particular, I hope to discuss the following:
(This may be a bit too ambitious for a one quarter course, so the goals may change slightly as we go.)
Prerequisites:
Lecture Summaries