##### Department of Mathematics,

University of California San Diego

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### Differential Geometry Seminar

## Ben Weinkove

#### UCSD

## Contracting Exceptional Curves by the Kahler-Ricci Flow

##### Abstract:

We give a criterion under which a solution g(t) of the Kahler-Ricci flow contracts exceptional divisors on a compact manifold and can be uniquely continued on a new manifold. This is a joint work with Jian Song.

### May 19, 2010

### 4:00 PM

### AP&M 7218

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