What is ... semialgebraic sets in context?

This page hosts information on Josué Tonelli-Cueto's talk "What is... semialgebraic sets in context?" at the "What is ...?" seminar. This talk will help you better understand the talk by Felipe Cucker.

Where & When

  • Friday, June 29, 2018, 1.00pm @ BMS Loft at Urania


  • Semialgebraic sets are a quite general class of sets that can be described by reals polynomials and inequalities. In this talk, we will show how semialgebraic sets appear naturally in many different contexts: a) real algebraic geometry, b) discrete geometry, c) robotic arms and d) rigid models of molecules.
Topic revision: r2 - 26 Jun 2018, TonelliCueto
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