Fall 2008, Thursdays, Milner 216, 4:00-4:50 PM

Date: September 4

"  The Codimension-One Case of the Littlewood-Richardson Rule in Algebraic Geometry "
  Nickolas Hein  


There are known connections between the Littlewood-Richardson Rule for tableaux and geometry. The simplest form of this rule has had applications in enumerative geometry in the past. We will explore this relationship in the setting of algebraic geometry.