Matroids and log-concavity

Series: 
Student Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 10:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 254
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Georgia Tech
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Organizer: 
In this talk we will discuss the paper of Adiprasito, Huh, and Katz titled "Hodge Theory for Combinatorial Geometries," which establishes the log-concavity of the characteristic polynomial of a matroid.