## Math.-String seminar

Date: | November 5, 2008, 10:30 - 12:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room at IPMU Prefab. B, Kashiwa Campus of the University of Tokyo |

Speaker: | Sergey Gorchinskiy (Steklov Mathematical Institute) |

Title: | Conjectures on motives: case of simple threefolds. |

Abstract: | General conjectures about Chow groups of algebraic varieties and Chow motives will be discussed. Some results for curves, surfaces, and a class of simple threefolds will be explained. The latter class includes Fano threefolds. |