Date: Wednesday 4-6, Friday 12-2. -----Update: January 13 No Lecture!
Location: Hoersaalzentrum, Endenicher Allee 19C - Hoersaal 1 (Basis link, Google link) The lecture will take place in a hybrid format, that is regular lectures will be held in the above location, but can be joined via Zoom. Update: Due to university decree the lecture will take place only online for the foreseeable future. Zoom Meeting ID: 946 0820 8284 Passcode: Euler number of a K3 surface
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First day of class: Wednesday Oct 28, 2020
Overview:The course is an introduction to the theory of algebraic stacks. We will discuss applications to the construction of moduli spaces.
Prerequisites: Algebraic Geometry I and II (e.g. on the level of Hartshorne's book Chapter I and II plus some background on flat/etale morphisms). Some category theory (such as Vakil's Notes on Algebraic Geometry, Chapter 1).
Some references (preliminary):
Files for the class:
Exam requirement: There will be an oral exam. You have to hand in solutions to at least half of all exercise problems to be admitted to the exam. Exam dates: February 19 and March 26, 2021.