Jet schemes of determinantal varieties

10/09/2012 - 12:15pm
10/09/2012 - 1:10pm
Al Sethuraman (Cal State Northridge)

We will describe the construction of these schemes and recount a problem in matrix theory where they first appeared. We will describe their key features and end with some recent results on the tangent bundles to two families of determinantal varieties.

Millikan 208 (Pomona College)