3.30 pm, Seminar Hall
CMI Silver Jubilee Lecture
Ubiquity of Schubert varieties
Northeastern University, U.S.A.
After introducing the (classical) Grassmannian varieties, Flag varieties & their Schubert varieties, we shall exhibit the ubiquity of Schubert varieties by showing the connection between many algebraic varieties and Schubert varieties. We shall also present results concerning affine Schubert varieties.