## Prof. Alessandro VerraDipartimento di MatematicaUniversità Roma Tre Largo San Leonardo Murialdo I-00146 Roma Italy |

| Papers:
- Classical moduli spaces and rationality.Rationality problems in algebraic geometry, 105-160, Lecture Notes in Math., 2172, Fond. CIME/CIME Found. - On the rationality of the moduli of higher spin curves in low genus.(with Letizia Pellegrinotti) Int. Math. Res. Not. IMRN 2016, no. 13, 3856-3879 - Geometry of genus 8 Nikulin surfaces and rationality of their moduliin K3 surfaces and their moduli, 345-364, Progr. Math., 315, Birkhäuser/Springer, - Prym varieties and moduli of polarized Nikulin surfaces(with G. Farkas) Adv. Math. 290 (2016), 314-328. - On the universal abelian variety over A_5, (with Gavril Farkas), Ann. Sci. Éc. Norm. Supér. (4) 49 (2016), no. 3, 521-542
- On the unirationality of higher dimensional Ueno-type manifolds.(with Fabrizio Catanese and Keiji Oguiso) Rev. Roumaine Math. Pures Appl. 60 (2015), no. 3, 337-353. - The geometry of the moduli space of odd spin curves, (with Gavril Farkas) Annals of Mathematics, v. 108, 927-970 (2014) - On the life and scientific work of Gino Fano, (with A. Collino, A. Conte) Int. Conf. Chinese Math. Notices n. 2, 43-57 (2014) - Singularities of theta divisors and the geometry of A_5 (with G. Farkas, S. Grushevsky, R. Salvati Manni), Journal of European Mathematical Society, v. 16, 1817-1848 (2014) - The universal theta divisor over the moduli space of curves, (with G. Farkas) J. Math. Pures Appl. (9) v. 100, no. 4, 591-605. (2013) MR3102167 - The classification of universal Jacobians over the moduli space of curves, Comment. Math. Helv. v. 88, no. 3, 587-611. (2013) MR3093504 - The universal difference variety over M_g, (with G. Farkas) Rend. Circ. Mat. Palermo (2) v. 62 (2013), no. 1, 97-110. (2013) MR3031571 - Rational parametrizations of moduli spaces of curves, in Handbook of Moduli, volume III Advanced Lectures in Mathematics v.26 431-507, Higher Education Press Beijing (2012). - Plüker forms and the theta map. (with S. Brivio), Amer. J. Math. v. 134, no. 5, 1247-1273. (2012) MR2975235 - Moduli of theta-characteristics via Nikulin surfaces, Math. Ann. v. 354, no. 2, 465-496. (2012) MR2965251 - The quadro-quadric Cremona transformation of P^4 and P^5, (with A. Bruno), Mem. Accad. Sci. Torino, Cl. Sci. Fis. Mat. Nat. (5) v.35, 3-21. (2012) Zbl 1274.14013 - The rationality of the moduli space of genus four curves endowed with an order three subgroup of their Jacobian,
(with Ingrid Bauer) Michigan Math. J. v. 59, 483-504. (2010) MR2745749 - Problemi di razionalità e unirazionalità: da Ugo Morin ai giorni nostri, Rendiconti dell' Istituto di Matematica dell'Università di Trieste, v. 40, 165-184. (2010) MR258345 - On the universal principally polarized abelian variety of dimension 4, 253-274, Contemp. Math. v. 465, 253-274. Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI.(2008) MR2457741 - Geometry of effective divisors on moduli spaces, (with A. Bruno, C. Fontanari) in Vector bundles and low codimensional subvarieties: state of the art and recent developments, Quaderni Mat. 21, 1-12 (2007). MR2544081. - M_{15} is rationally connected, (with A. Bruno) in 'Projective varieties with unexpected properties', 51-65, Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin. (2005) MR2202246 - The Brill-Noether curve of a stable vector bundle on a genus two curve, (with S. Brivio) in Algebraic cycles and motives' volume 2, London Math. Soc. Lecture Note Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, (2007) MR2187150 - The unirationality of the moduli space of curves of genus 14 and lower, Compositio Math. , v. 141, 1425-1444, (2005) MR2188443 - Rationality and unirationality problems in algebraic geometry, Boll. Unione Mat. Ital. Sez. B Artic. Ric. Mat. (8) 8, no. 1, 77-102. (2005) MR2122976 - The Prym map has degree two on plane sextics. ( PDF)in Proceedings of the conference to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of Gino Fano. 735-759 (2004). MR2112601 - Quaternionic Pryms and Hodge classes, (with L. Van Geemen) Topology v. 42-1 35-53 (2003) - On the projective normality of Enriques surfaces, Appendix. (with A. Lopez) Math. Ann., v. 324, 151-158, - On the Theta Divisor of SU(r,1). (with S. Brivio) Nagoya Math. Journal, v.165 (2002), pp. 179-193, (2002). MR1892104 - The degree of the Gauss map for a general Prym-Theta Divisor, J. of Algebraic Geometry (2001), vol. 10, 219-246, (2001) MR1811555 - Geometric aspects of the theory of Prym varieties, Rend. Sem. Mat. Fis. Milano v.69, 3-37, (2001). MR1926156 - On the Theta divisor of SU(2,1). (with S. Brivio) International Journal of Mathematics (1999), v. 10; 925-942, (1999) MR1739370 - The generalized theta divisor of SUC(2,2d)s is very ample if C is not hyperelliptic, (with S. Brivio) Duke Mathematical Journal (1999), v. 82, 503-552, (1999). MR1387683 - Curves of minimal genus on a general abelian fourfold, (with F. Bardelli and C. Ciliberto) Compositio Math. . 96; p. 115-147, (1995). MR1326709 - Reye constructions for nodal Enriques surfaces, (with A. Conte) Transactions of AMS v. 336; p. 79-100, (1993). MR1079052 - On the surjectivity of the Gaussian map for Prym-canonical line bundles on a general curve, (with C. Ciliberto) in Geometry of complex projective varieties, 117-141 Mediterranean Press, Rende, Italy (1993). MR1225591 - Torsion on K3-sections, (with W. Barth) Symposia Mathematica v. 32, 1-24, (1991). MR1273369 - Contact curves of two Kummer surfaces, in Geometry and complex variables, Lecture Notes in Pure and Appl. Math. v. 132 397-407, Dekker, New York, (1991). MR1151657 - Smooth surfaces of degree 9 in G(1,3), Manuscripta Mathematica v. 62, 416-435, (1988). MR0971686 - The fibre of the Prym map in genus three, Math. Annalen v. 276, 433-448, (1987). MR0875339 - A short proof of the unirationality of A_5. Indagationes Math. v. 87, 339-355, (1987) MR0763470 - The Abel-Jacobi isomorphism for the sextic double solid, (with G. Ceresa) Pacific J. of Math. v. 124, 85-105, (1987) MR0850668 - The non rationality of generic Enriques threefold, (with L. Picco Botta) Compositio Math. v. 48, 167-183, (1983). MR0700002 - On Enriques Surface as a fourfold cover of P^2, Math. Annalen v. 266, 241-250, (1983). MR072741 - The Étale double covering of an Enriques surface. Rend. Sem. Mat. Univ. Polit. Torino v. 41, 102-136, MR0778864 (1983). - An example of a unirational non rational conic bundle on a rational surface. (with L. Picco Botta) Indagationes Math. v. 79; p. 19-32, (1983). MR0565940 - Superfici di Enriques e reti di quadriche. Annali Mat. Pura e Appl. v. 130, 308-320, (1982). MR06663976 | |||||||