### About this blog

Rigorous trivialities is a web log about mathematics, but especially geometry, broadly construed. Contributors will be Charles Siegel, Jim Stankewicz and occasionally Matt Deland. Charles specializes in algebraic geometry, topology and mathematical physics. Jim specializes in arithmetic algebraic geometry. Matt has transitioned from algebraic geometry to work in industry.

Header is taken from the larger work by fdecomite under the creative commons license.

### Categories

- Abelian Varieties AG From the Beginning Algebraic Geometry Algebraic Topology Big Theorems Cohomology Combinatorics Complex Analysis Computational Methods Conferences Cranks Curves Deformation Theory Differential Geometry Enumerative Geometry Examples Group Theory Hilbert Scheme Hodge Theory ICTP Summer School Intersection Theory Knot Theory MaBloWriMo Math Culture Mathematical Physics Moduli of Curves Talks Toric Geometry Uncategorized Vector Bundles
### Recent Comments

Juan on The hyperbolic plane Algernon on So…umm…I’m a… beck (@toorandom) on Understanding Integration III:… David Speyer on The sound you hear is another… Anonymous on The Twenty-Seven Lines on the… ### Links

### Math Blogs

- 0xDE
- 360
- A Mind for Madness
- A Neighborhood of Infinity
- A Singular Contiguity
- Aline’s Weblog
- Arcadian Functor
- Ars Mathematica
- Blog of a Math Teacher
- Casting out Nines
- Combinatorics and More
- Concrete Nonsense
- Disquisitiones Mathematicae
- Dung Hoang Nguyen’s Weblog
- E. Kowalski’s Blog
- eon
- EvolutionBlog
- Geometric Algebra
- God Plays Dice
- Good Math, Bad Math
- gyre & gimble
- Halfway There
- Hydrobates
- in Theory
- Intrinsically Knotted
- Let’s Play Math
- Low Dimensional Topology
- Mathematics and Physics
- Mathematics Prelims
- Mathematics under the Microscope
- Mathematics Weblog
- Mathemusicality
- Michi’s Blog
- neverending books
- Noncommutative Geometry
- Polymathematics
- Portrait of the Mathematician
- Quomodocumque
- Reasonable Deviations
- Secret Blogging Seminar
- Sketches of Topology
- Tangled Web
- tcs math
- The Accidental Mathematician
- The Everything Seminar
- The n-Category Cafe
- The Narrow Road
- The Real Sqrt
- The Rising Sea
- The Unapologetic Mathematician
- Theoretical Atlas
- Tim Gowers’s Weblog
- Topological Musings
- What’s New

### Archives

- February 2015
- January 2015
- December 2014
- November 2014
- September 2014
- December 2013
- February 2013
- December 2012
- November 2012
- October 2012
- April 2012
- April 2011
- November 2010
- October 2010
- August 2010
- July 2010
- June 2010
- April 2010
- March 2010
- February 2010
- December 2009
- November 2009
- October 2009
- September 2009
- August 2009
- July 2009
- June 2009
- May 2009
- April 2009
- March 2009
- February 2009
- January 2009
- December 2008
- November 2008
- October 2008
- September 2008
- August 2008
- July 2008
- June 2008
- May 2008
- April 2008
- March 2008
- February 2008
- January 2008
- December 2007
- November 2007
- October 2007
- September 2007
- August 2007

### Tags

### Top Posts & Pages

- AG from the Beginning
- Gauge Theory and Representation Theory, Day I
- Line Bundles and the Picard Group
- Differential Forms and the Canonical Bundle
- The Veronese Embedding
- Gauge Theory and Representation Theory, Day II
- Locally Free Sheaves and Vector Bundles
- Weil Divisors, Cartier Divisors and more Line Bundles.
- Serre Duality
- Theta Characteristics and Quadrics in Characteristic Two

# Monthly Archives: June 2010

## Notes are posted

Just a quick little thing before the conference talks start, and I’m texing in earnest, the rest of the notes I was able to take during the summer school are now posted on my Notes page, here. They’re a bit … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School
2 Comments

## ICTP Day 12 – End of the Summer School

The summer school is over. Tomorrow begins the conference, including talks from such luminaries as Arapura, Illusie, Griffiths…and that’s just the first three talks tomorrow. I’ll be talking on Thursday at 17:05, and until then, it’s polishing time for my … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School
Leave a comment

## ICTP Day 11

Today was the penultimate day of the summer school. Once it finishes, there will be a conference, and things go through Friday, so all-in-all, there will be 15 days in this series. And here’s today’s notes:

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School
Leave a comment

## ICTP Day 10

And these posts are getting shorter, as the talks that I’m even attempting to take notes in are finishing. The other talks are good, they’re just moving very, very fast and given a choice between learning and notetaking, I’m choosing … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School
Leave a comment

## Greatest Moment

We just had the greatest moment of the summer school, and I doubt it will be topped. Mark Green is giving lectures and defines hypercohomology, and then mentions the musical “The Sound of Music” and quotes from it: Raindrops on … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School, Math Culture
1 Comment

## ICTP Day 9

So, today a few lecture series finished up, and I’ve posted notes from some of the older ones in pdfs on my personal website. And here’s the notes, which I’ll admit are getting spottier, as Griffiths is lecturing from his … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School
Leave a comment

## ICTP Day 8

Today was a half day, and we finished Carlson’s series. I think this afternoon I’ll clean some things up and maybe post notes from the finished series on my website, along with links from here. In any case, here are … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, Hodge Theory, ICTP Summer School
Leave a comment