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Book DetailsContemporary MathematicsVolume: 182; 1995; 158 ppMSC: Primary 14; 57; Secondary 15
This book contains the proceedings of the Real Algebraic GeometryTopology Conference, held at Michigan State University in December 1993. Presented here are recent results and discussions of new ideas pertaining to such topics as resolution theorems, algebraic structures, topology of nonsingular real algebraic sets, and the distribution of real algebraic sets in projective space.
ReadershipResearch mathematicians and graduate students.

Table of Contents

Articles

Alexander Degtyarev — Vanishing of characteristic classes of a real algebraic variety [ MR 1318727 ]

Karl Heinz Dovermann — Equivariant algebraic realization of smooth manifolds and vector bundles [ MR 1318728 ]

Karl Heinz Dovermann — One fixed point actions on spheres (appendix) [ MR 1318729 ]

R. Silhol — A numerical approach to defining a Legendre map in genus $2$ [ MR 1318730 ]

Ilia Itenberg — Counterexamples to Ragsdale conjecture and $T$curves [ MR 1318731 ]

G. Mikhalkin — Surfaces of small genus in connected sums of ${\bf C}{\rm P}^2$ and real algebraic curves with many nests in ${\bf R}{\rm P}^2$ [ MR 1318732 ]

John W. Havlicek — On spaces of holomorphic maps from two copies of the Riemann sphere to complex Grassmannians [ MR 1318733 ]

J. Huisman — A real algebraic vector bundle is strongly algebraic whenever its total space is affine [ MR 1318734 ]

Yildiray Ozan — Real algebraic principal abelian fibrations [ MR 1318735 ]

Henry C. King — Resolving singularities of maps [ MR 1318736 ]

S. Akbulut and H. King — On algebraic vector bundles [ MR 1318737 ]


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This book contains the proceedings of the Real Algebraic GeometryTopology Conference, held at Michigan State University in December 1993. Presented here are recent results and discussions of new ideas pertaining to such topics as resolution theorems, algebraic structures, topology of nonsingular real algebraic sets, and the distribution of real algebraic sets in projective space.
Research mathematicians and graduate students.

Articles

Alexander Degtyarev — Vanishing of characteristic classes of a real algebraic variety [ MR 1318727 ]

Karl Heinz Dovermann — Equivariant algebraic realization of smooth manifolds and vector bundles [ MR 1318728 ]

Karl Heinz Dovermann — One fixed point actions on spheres (appendix) [ MR 1318729 ]

R. Silhol — A numerical approach to defining a Legendre map in genus $2$ [ MR 1318730 ]

Ilia Itenberg — Counterexamples to Ragsdale conjecture and $T$curves [ MR 1318731 ]

G. Mikhalkin — Surfaces of small genus in connected sums of ${\bf C}{\rm P}^2$ and real algebraic curves with many nests in ${\bf R}{\rm P}^2$ [ MR 1318732 ]

John W. Havlicek — On spaces of holomorphic maps from two copies of the Riemann sphere to complex Grassmannians [ MR 1318733 ]

J. Huisman — A real algebraic vector bundle is strongly algebraic whenever its total space is affine [ MR 1318734 ]

Yildiray Ozan — Real algebraic principal abelian fibrations [ MR 1318735 ]

Henry C. King — Resolving singularities of maps [ MR 1318736 ]

S. Akbulut and H. King — On algebraic vector bundles [ MR 1318737 ]