The lecture notes were prepared by Kartik Venkatram in collaboration with Professor Auroux.
LEC # | TOPICS | LECTURE NOTES |
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1 | The origins of mirror symmetry; overview of the course | (PDF) |
2 | Deformations of complex structures | (PDF) |
3 | Deformations continued, Hodge theory; pseudoholomorphic curves, transversality | (PDF) |
4 | Pseudoholomorphic curves, compactness, Gromov-Witten invariants | (PDF) |
5 | Quantum cohomology and Yukawa coupling on H^{1,1}; Kähler moduli space | (PDF) |
6 | The quintic 3-fold and its mirror; complex degenerations and monodromy | (PDF) |
7 | Monodromy weight filtration, large complex structure limit, canonical coordinates | (PDF) |
8 | Canonical coordinates and mirror symmetry; the holomorphic volume form on the mirror quintic and its periods | (PDF) |
9 | Picard-Fuchs equation and canonical coordinates for the quintic mirror family | (PDF) |
10 | Yukawa couplings and numbers of rational curves on the quintic; introduction to homological mirror symmetry | (PDF) |
11 | Lagrangian Floer homology | (PDF) |
12 | Lagrangian Floer theory: Hamiltonian isotopy invariance, grading, examples | (PDF) |
13 | Lagrangian Floer theory: product structures, A_∞ equations | (PDF) |
14 | Fukaya categories: first version; Floer homology twisted by flat bundles; defining CF(L,L) | (PDF) |
15 | Defining CF(L,L) continued; discs and obstruction. Coherent sheaves, examples, introduction to ext. | (PDF) |
16 | Ext groups; motivation for the derived category | (PDF) |
17 | The derived category; exact triangles; homs and exts. | (PDF) |
18 | Twisted complexes and the derived Fukaya category; Dehn twists, connected sums and exact triangles | (PDF) |
19 | Homological mirror symmetry: the elliptic curve; theta functions and Floer products | (PDF) |
20 | HMS for the elliptic curve: Massey products; motivation for the SYZ conjecture | (PDF) |
21 | The SYZ conjecture; special Lagrangian submanifolds and their deformations | (PDF) |
22 | The moduli space of special Lagrangians: affine structures; mirror complex structure and Kähler form | (PDF) |
23 | SYZ continued; examples: elliptic curves, K3 surfaces | (PDF) |
24 | SYZ from toric degenerations (K3 case); Landau-Ginzburg models, superpotentials; example: the mirror of CP^{1} | (PDF) |
25 | Homological mirror symmetry for CP^{1}: matrix factorizations, admissible Lagrangians, etc. | (PDF) |