On the incidence complex of the boundary of the character variety

Topology of Algebraic Varieties
Topic:On the incidence complex of the boundary of the character variety
Speaker:Carlos Simpson
Affiliation:University of Nice
Date:Tuesday, March 24
Time/Room:2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101

Starting from an example in which the Hitchin correspondence can be written down explicitly, we look at what might be said relating the incidence complex of the boundary of the character variety, and the Hitchin map.