Prof. Dr. Maxim Smirnov



Telefon: +49 821 598 - 2297
Fax: +49 821 598 - 2090
Raum: 2017 A / L1
Hausanschrift: Universitätsstr. 14
86159 Augsburg

Research Interests

Algebraic geometry and mathematical physics. In particular, Gromov-Witten theory, quantum cohomology, derived categories and mirror symmetry.

Publications and Preprints

My arXiv profile is here.

  1. On quantum cohomology of Grassmannians of isotropic lines, unfoldings of An-singularities, and Lefschetz exceptional collections (with J. A. Cruz Morales, A. Kuznetsov, A. Mellit, N. Perrin).
  2. Update on quantum cohomology of IG(2,2n) (with A. Mellit and N. Perrin).
  3. Dubrovin's conjecture for IG(2,6) (with S. Galkin and A. Mellit), Int. Math. Res. Not. IMRN 2015, no. 18, 8847–8859.
  4. Some remarks on Landau-Ginzburg potentials for odd-dimensional quadrics (with V. Gorbounov), Glasg. Math. J. 57 (2015), no. 3, 481–507.
  5. On the derived category of 0,n (with Yu. I. Manin), Izv. Math. 77 (2013), no. 3, 525–540.
  6. Towards motivic quantum cohomology of 0,S (with Yu. I. Manin), Proc. Edinb. Math. Soc. (2) 57 (2014), no. 1, 201–230.


  • SS 2017
    Scheme theory II (tutorials by Lukas Stoll)
    Reading group on moduli spaces of sheaves (jointly with Marc Nieper-Wisskirchen)
  • SS 2016
    Algebraic Geometry II (tutorials by Simon Kapfer).
    Seminar on mirror symmetry for elliptic curves (jointly with Kai Cieliebak).
  • WS 2015/2016 (Uni Augsburg): Algebraic Geometry I (jointly with Simon Kapfer)
  • Spring 2015 (ICTP, Trieste): Tutorials in differential geometry.
  • Spring 2014 (ICTP, Trieste): Tutorials in algebraic geometry.