A Gentle Introduction to Derived Algebraic Geometry

SPECIAL LECTURE
Topic:A Gentle Introduction to Derived Algebraic Geometry
Speaker:Clark Barwick
Affiliation:University of Oslo and Member, School of Mathematics
Date:Friday, February 15
Time/Room:10:30am - 12:00pm/S-101

This will be a relaxed, very elementary introduction to the central ideas and applications of derived algebraic geometry. My objective is to describe the Artin-Lurie Representability Theorem, and to give a number of interesting examples.