I have been asked whether I expect you to answer questions about completions of local rings, analytically isomorphic varieties, and elimination theory. The answer is no. (But it will not hurt if you know that formal power series rings such as k[[x]] or k[[x,y,..]] are complete local rings.)

Mar. 26, 2016 6:25 PM

You can find suggested solutions to the mandatory assignment here.

The mandatory assignments from

Daniloff, Gammelgaard, Hacker, Helle, Høglend, Maugesten, Nerland, Pauli, Skauli, Teule, Vodrup, Volle

are approved. The first six will have the oral exam on Thursday March 31, the six last on Friday April 1.

Mar. 10, 2016 9:39 AM

The student representatives are

Paul A. Maugesten <paulamau@math.uio.no>

Søren Gammelgaard <sorengam@student.matnat.uio.no>

Feb. 16, 2016 2:07 PM