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Invariance of tautological equations II: Gromov-Witten theory
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by Y.-P. Lee; with Appendix A by Y. Iwao; Y.-P. Lee PDF
J. Amer. Math. Soc. 22 (2009), 331-352 Request permission


The aim of Part II is to explore the technique of invariance of tautological equations in the realm of Gromov–Witten theory. The relationship between Gromov–Witten theory and the tautological rings of the moduli of curves is studied from Givental’s point of view via deformation theory of semisimple axiomatic Gromov–Witten theory.
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Additional Information
  • Y.-P. Lee
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0090
  • MR Author ID: 618293
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  • Y. Iwao
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0090
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  • Received by editor(s): May 30, 2006
  • Published electronically: September 24, 2008
  • Additional Notes: This research was partially supported by NSF and an AMS Centennial Fellowship
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