Pengyu Yang: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2020

Name Dr. Pengyu Yang
DepartmentMathematics
RelationshipLecturer

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
401-3145-70LAlgebraic Geometry I
Registration for this course unit has been closed.
10 credits4V + 1UP. Yang
AbstractThis course is an introduction to Algebraic Geometry (algebraic varieties).
ObjectiveLearning Algebraic Geometry.
LiteraturePrimary reference:
* I. R. Shafarevich, Basic Algebraic geometry 1 & 2, Springer-Verlag.
* M. F. Atiyah and I. G. Macdonald, Introduction to Commutative Algebra, Addison-Wesley Publ., 1969.

Secondary reference:
* Ulrich Görtz and Torsten Wedhorn: Algebraic Geometry I, Advanced Lectures in Mathematics, Springer.
* Qing Liu: Algebraic Geometry and Arithmetic Curves, Oxford Science Publications.
* Robin Hartshorne: Algebraic Geometry, Graduate Texts in Mathematics, Springer.
* Siegfried Bosch: Algebraic Geometry and Commutative Algebra, Springer 2013.
* D. Eisenbud: Commutative algebra. With a view towards algebraic geometry, GTM 150, Springer Verlag, 1995.
* H. Matsumura, Commutative ring theory, Cambridge University Press 1989.
* N. Bourbaki, Commutative Algebra.

Other good textbooks and online texts are:
* David Eisenbud, Joe Harris: The Geometry of Schemes, Graduate Texts in Mathematics, Springer.
* Ravi Vakil, Foundations of Algebraic Geometry, http://math.stanford.edu/~vakil/216blog/
* Jean Gallier and Stephen S. Shatz, Algebraic Geometry http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~jean/algeom/steve01.html

"Classical" Algebraic Geometry over an algebraically closed field:
* Joe Harris, Algebraic Geometry, A First Course, Graduate Texts in Mathematics, Springer.
* J.S. Milne, Algebraic Geometry, http://www.jmilne.org/math/CourseNotes/AG.pdf

Further readings:
* Günter Harder: Algebraic Geometry 1 & 2
* Alexandre Grothendieck et al.: Elements de Geometrie Algebrique EGA
* Saunders MacLane: Categories for the Working Mathematician, Springer-Verlag.
Prerequisites / NoticeLinear Algebra