**Lectures on complex geometry, Calabi-Yau manifolds and toric geometry**

by Vincent Bouchard

**Publisher**: arXiv 2007**Number of pages**: 63

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These are introductory lecture notes on complex geometry, Calabi-Yau manifolds and toric geometry. We first define basic concepts of complex and Kahler geometry. We then proceed with an analysis of various definitions of Calabi-Yau manifolds. The last section provides a short introduction to toric geometry.

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