By Robin Hartshorne
The simple challenge of deformation thought in algebraic geometry consists of staring at a small deformation of 1 member of a relations of items, equivalent to types, or subschemes in a set area, or vector bundles on a set scheme. during this new publication, Robin Hartshorne reports first what occurs over small infinitesimal deformations, after which steadily builds as much as extra international occasions, utilizing equipment pioneered by way of Kodaira and Spencer within the complicated analytic case, and tailored and extended in algebraic geometry through Grothendieck.
The writer comprises a variety of routines, in addition to very important examples illustrating a number of elements of the idea. this article relies on a graduate path taught through the writer on the collage of California, Berkeley.
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Deformation Theory: 257 (Graduate Texts in Mathematics) by Robin Hartshorne