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Wadim Zudilin

Modular Calabi--Yau manifolds, from a hypergeometric perspective
Jeudi, 1 Juin, 2017 - 10:30
Résumé : 

Hypergeometric functions happen to record a lot of arithmetic
information about manifolds. In my talk I will outline this connection
for some instances of modular (rigid) Calabi--Yau manifolds whose
periods are expressed in terms of hypergeometric functions. In
particular, I will explain what "hypergeometry" and "modularity" means
in this context.

Institution de l'orateur : 
University of Newcastle (Australie)
Thème de recherche : 
Théorie des nombres
Salle : 
Salle 4
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