Venue: Feynman Lecture Hall

Class Timings: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tuesdays

First Meeting: 10 January 2023

Course Description: This course will focus on topics in complex algebraic geometry related to Riemann surfaces and moduli spaces.


1. Algebraic Curves: Towards Moduli Spaces; Maxim Kazaryan, Sergei Lando, and Victor Prasolov; Springer. 

2. Principles of Algebraic Geometry; Phillip Griffiths and Joe Harris.

Evaluation: 30% presentations, 30% write-up, 40% oral exam

Prerequisites: MTH 242.5 (Homotopical Topology), one-variable complex analysis. This will be a reading course.