Speaker: Sergey Galkin

Title: Degenerations, transitions and quantum cohomology

Date: Apr 28, 2015; 17:15-18:15

Place: Oberwolfach

Given a singular variety I discuss the relations between quantum cohomology of its resolution and smoothing. In particular, I explain how toric degenerations helps with computing Gromov-Witten invariants, and the role of this story in "Fanosearch" program.