Anne-Sophie Kaloghiros

I am a Lecturer in the Mathematics department at Brunel University. My academic interests lie in Algebraic Geometry, especially in problems related to Birational Geometry.

My CV is available here. Anyone interested in my work can contact me at .



The topology of terminal quartic 3-folds. My PhD thesis. arXiv:0707.1852.


The defect of Fano 3-folds. J. Algebraic Geom. arXiv:0711.2186 .The journal version is available here-- and an erratum ( J. Algebraic Geom.).


(with A. Corti and V. Lazić) Introduction to the Minimal Model Program and the existence of flips. Bulletins of the LMS. arxiv:0811.1047. The journal version is here.


A classification of non-factorial quartic 3-folds and applications to rationality questions. Math. Annalen. arXiv:0908.0289 .The journal version is here.


(with A. Kuronya and V. Lazić) Finite Generation and Geography of Models, arxiv:1202.1164, in Minimal models and extremal rays, Advanced Studies in Pure Mathematics, Mathematical Society of Japan, Tokyo.


Relations in the Sarkisov Program. Compositio Mathematica . arxiv:1203.3767. The journal version is here.


(with H. Ahmadinezhad) Non-rigid quartic 3-folds, arxiv:1310.5554, to appear in Compositio Mathematica.


(with A.Corti) The Sarkisov program for Mori fibred lc Calabi--Yau pairs,, arxiv:1504.00557 , Algebraic Geometry .


Some examples of Calabi-Yau pairs with maximal intersection and no toric model, to appear in Proceedings of the INdAM Workshop BGMS, Springer INdAM Series, 2018.



All teaching resources are available on Blackboard.

Probability and Statistics MA1770, Autumn 2017- present

Analytic methods and skills ME1302, Autumn 2015,2016

Probability and stochastics MA5604, Autumn 2014 - present


Birational Geometry old and new, LTCC intensive course, 16-17 May 2016-- Some notes.

Algebraic curves, Autumn 2012, 2013, Imperial-- Lecture notes are here. Problem sheets: Problem Sheet 1, Problem Sheet 2, Problem Sheet 3, Problem Sheet 4.

Hodge Theory, Lent 2011, Cambridge-- The lecture notes are here, and the example sheets here: Sheet 1, Sheet 2, Sheet 3, Sheet 4, Sheet 5, Sheet 6 . Please feel free to email me with comments or corrections on these.

Where I'll be

Geometry and Topology seminar, University of Glasgow, 21 January 2019

Workshop Higher Dimensional Complex Geometry,University of Saarland, Saarbrucken, 1-4 April 2019

British Mathematical Colloquium 2019, University of Lancaster, 8-11 April 2019

BRAG Meeting, University of Liverpool, 24-26 April 2019.

Birational Geometry and Moduli Spaces, MSRI, Berkeley, 6-24 May 2019.

VBAC 2019,GIT, Wall-crossings and Moduli spaces, Sandbjerg Estate, Sondeborg, 24-28 June 2019.

Mutations: Mirror symmetry, Deformations and Combinatorics,BIRS, 11-16 August 2019.


In 2011, I gave an interview to french magazine La Recherche to present some aspects of the Fano Search conducted by Coates, Corti, Galkin, Golyshev and Kasprzyk. The article is available here.