Lectures on Calabi-Yau and Special Lagrangian Geometry
by Dominic Joyce
Publisher: arXiv 2002
Number of pages: 58
This paper gives a leisurely introduction to Calabi-Yau manifolds and special Lagrangian submanifolds from the differential geometric point of view, followed by a survey of recent results on singularities of special Lagrangian submanifolds, and their application to the SYZ Conjecture.
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