|COMPLEX ALGEBRAIC GEOMETRY|
|Topic:||Singularities and Spaces of Jets|
|Affiliation:||University of Michigan and Member, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Wednesday, November 29|
|Time/Room:||1:00pm - 2:00pm/S-101|
I will give an introduction to spaces of jets of algebraic varieties, explining their relevance for birational geometry. In particular, I will explain why these spaces are useful in the study of singularities.