Algebraic Geometry I - Wintersemester 2016/17

Prof. Dr. Peter Scholze

Dr. Johannes Anschütz
Endenicher Allee 60 · Zimmer 4.027
Tel.: 0228-73-62216
E-mail: ja (ergänze

Time and Place

Tuesday, 10-12h, Großer Hörsaal
Thursday, 10-12h, Kleiner Hörsaal
First Lecture: Tuesday 18.10.2016.

Content of the course

This course will cover basic scheme theory.


  • R. Hartshorne: Algebraic Geometry GTM 52. Springer.
  • D. Mumford: The Red book of varieties and schemes. Springer LN 1358.
  • R. Vakil: Foundations of algebraic geometry. Online lectures
  • J. de Jong: The Stacks project
  • D. Eisenbud and J. Harris, The Geometry of Schemes, GTM 197, Springer.
  • U. Goertz, T. Wedhorn: Algebraic Geometry I. Vieweg.
  • Q. Liu: Algebraic Geometry and Arithmetic Curves. Oxford GTM
  • A. Grothendieck, J. Dieudonné: Éléments de géométrie algébrique.

Exercise sheets

Exercise sessions

There are weekly exercise sessions accompanying the lecture. It is necessary to attend the exercise sessions and hand in solutions to the exercises in order to participate in the final exam. Please hand in your solutions tuesdays during the lecture. Registration for the exercise sessions takes place during the first lecture. The regular exercise sessions start in week two. However, in the first two exercise sessions (on the 21.10.2016 and 24.10.2016) there will be short repetitoriums recollecting some facts of commutative algebra.

Group Time and Place Tutor
Group 1 Monday 16-18h, Room 1.008 Axel Kölschbach
Group 2 Friday 12-14h, Room 0.007 Isabell Große-Brauckmann
The room numbers refer to the building Mathematik Zentrum, Endenicher Allee 60.


The first written exam will take place on Thursday, 16.02.2017 from 13h to 15h in the Großer Hörsaal, Wegelerstraße.
The second written exam will take place on Wednesday, 22.03.2017 from 9h to 11h in the Kleiner Hösaal, Wegelerstraße.

Last modified: 31.1.2017, Johannes Anschütz