Derived Category Methods in Commutative Algebra (08rit132)


(Texas Tech University)

Hans-Bjorn Foxby (University of Copenhagen)


The team prepares a full draft of a 500 page book on "Derived Category Methods in Commutative Algebra" to be published in 2010 by Springer-Verlag.

The book will give the first comprehensive and coherent introduction to a flourishing branch of mathematical research.

The Banff International Research Station for Mathematical Innovation and Discovery (BIRS) is a collaborative Canada-US-Mexico venture that provides an environment for creative interaction as well as the exchange of ideas, knowledge, and methods within the Mathematical Sciences, with related disciplines and with industry. The research station is located at The Banff Centre in Alberta and is supported by Canada's Natural Science and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), the US National Science Foundation (NSF), Alberta's Advanced Education and Technology, and Mexico's Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologí­a (CONACYT).