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KOI Combinatorics Lectures

CB 114
Speaker(s) / Presenter(s):
Eric Katz, Ohio State University

KOI Combinatorics Lectures

Speaker:  Eric Katz, Ohio State University

Title:         Models of Matroids


Matroids are known for having many equivalent cryptomorphic definitions, each offering a different perspective. A similar phenomenon holds in the algebraic geometric approach to them. We will discuss different ways of viewing matroids, motivated by group actions, intersection theory, and K-theory, each of which has been generalized from the realizable case to a purely combinatorial approach.

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