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Richard Rimanyi, UNC-Chapel Hill – Geometric Methods in Representation Theory

September 27, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Title: Elliptic classes of Schubert varieties

Abstract: Assigning characteristic classes to singular varieties is an effective way of studying the enumerative properties of the singularities. Initially one wants to consider the so-called fundamental class in H, K, or Ell, but it turns out that in Ell such class is not well defined. However, a deformation of the notion of fundamental class (under the name of Chern-Schwartz-MacPherson class in H, motivic Chern class in K) extends to Ell, due to Borisov-Libgober. We will introduce a twisted version of the elliptic class, and show its relation to Tarasov-Varchenko weight functions and Okounkov’s stable envelopes. (Based on results with A. Weber, and on a work in progress with S. Kumar and A. Weber.)

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September 27, 2019
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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