**Lectures on Deformations of Singularities**

by Michael Artin

**Publisher**: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research 1976**ISBN/ASIN**: B007F7DZS0**Number of pages**: 110

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These notes are based on a series of lectures given at the Tata Institute in January-February, 1973. The lectures are centered about the work of M. Scahlessinger and R. Elkik on infinitesimal deformations. Contents: Formal Theory and Computations; Elkik's Theorems on Algebraization.

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