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Special metrics in Kähler geometry: a study of metrics with conical behavior and constant curvature.

PhD defence, Monday, 19 July 2021. Simone Siclari.

2021.07.19 | Mette Nielsen

Simone Siclari

During his PhD studies, Simone Siclari studied constant scalar curvature Kähler manifolds with conical behavior. The last property means that the spaces in object look like cones after zooming enough in or enough out. The focus was manly in the asymptotics i.e. the speed to which the manifold approach the reference cone.

Whether a space admits a metric with constant scalar curvature is an old problem in Kähler geometry and the hope is that the new examples provided by Simone Siclari will help the research move forward.

The PhD study was completed at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Aarhus University.

This summary was prepared by the PhD student.

Time: Monday, 1 February 2021 at 15:00.
Place: The PhD defence will be held online. To receive a link to the event, please send an e-mail to Cristiano Spotti c.spotti@math.au.dk.
Title of PhD thesis: Special Kähler metrics with asymptotical conical geometry.
Contact information: Simone Siclari, e-mail: s.siclari@math.au.dk, tel.: +45 50138452

Members of the assessment committee:

Professor Jeff Viaclovsky, Department of Mathematics, University of California Irvine, USA

Associate Professor Eveline Legendre, Department of Mathematics, Paul Sabatier University, France

Professor Marcel Bökstedt (chairman), Department of Mathematics, Aarhus University, Denmark

Main supervisor:
Associate Professor Cristiano Spotti, Department of Mathematics, Aarhus University, Denmark

Language: The PhD dissertation will be defended in English

The defence is public.
Due to the coronavirus situation, the PhD thesis will not be available for reading at the offices of the PhD administration. Instead, interested parties may send an e-mail to gradschool.nat@au.dk to receive a digital copy of the PhD thesis. Please note, it may in certain cases be necessary to make an individual arrangement to read the PhD thesis.

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