**Lectures on Logarithmic Algebraic Geometry**

by Arthur Ogus

**Publisher**: University of California, Berkeley 2006**Number of pages**: 255

**Description**:

Logarithmic geometry was developed to deal with two fundamental and related problems in algebraic geometry: compactification and degeneration. Contents: The geometry of monoids; Log structures and charts; Morphisms of log schemes; Differentials and smoothness; De Rham and Betti cohomology.

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