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Lectures on complex geometry, Calabi-Yau manifolds and toric geometry

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Lectures on complex geometry, Calabi-Yau manifolds and toric geometry
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 63

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These are introductory lecture notes on complex geometry, Calabi-Yau manifolds and toric geometry. We first define basic concepts of complex and Kahler geometry. We then proceed with an analysis of various definitions of Calabi-Yau manifolds. The last section provides a short introduction to toric geometry.

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