**AMS/IP Studies in Advanced Mathematics**

Volume: 10;
1999;
312 pp;
Hardcover

MSC: Primary 14;
Secondary 32; 81

**Print ISBN: 978-0-8218-1193-1
Product Code: AMSIP/10**

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# Mirror Symmetry III

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*Duong H. Phong; Luc Vinet; Shing-Tung Yau*

A co-publication of the AMS and International Press of Boston, Inc.

This book presents surveys from a workshop held during the
theme year in geometry and topology at the Centre de recherches
mathématiques (CRM, University of Montréal). The volume
is in some sense a sequel to Mirror Symmetry
I (1998) and
Mirror Symmetry II (1996), copublished by the AMS and
International Press.

Included are recent developments in the theory of mirror manifolds
and the related areas of complex and symplectic geometry. The long
introductory articles explain the key physical ideas and motivation,
namely conformal field theory, supersymmetry, and string theory. Open
problems are emphasized. Thus the book provides an efficient way for a
very broad audience of mathematicians and physicists to reach the
frontier of research in this fast expanding area.

Features:

Crucial research pertaining to future developments in algebraic and symplectic geometry and to the physics of unified string theories

Well-known authors who are leaders in the field

Introductory article by Greene and Yau

A solid and even blend of ideas and techniques from both mathematics and physics

Also available from the AMS is the related volume, Mirror Symmetry IV (2002).

Titles in this series are co-published with International Press of Boston, Inc., Cambridge, MA.

#### Table of Contents

# Table of Contents

## Mirror Symmetry III

#### Readership

Graduate students, research mathematicians and physicists working in mathematics and theoretical physics, especially in algebraic or complex geometry or conformal field theory.