Duality in Convex Algebraic Geometry

Algebra Seminar
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 15:05
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 006
Georgia Tech
Duality is an important feature in convexity and in projective algebraic geometry. We will discuss the interplay of these two dualities for the cone of sums of squares of ternary forms and its dual cone, the Hankel spectrahedron.