# From Symplectic Packing to Algebraic Geometry and Back

@inproceedings{Biran2001FromSP, title={From Symplectic Packing to Algebraic Geometry and Back}, author={Paul Biran}, year={2001} }

In this paper we survey various aspects of the symplectic packing problem and its relations to algebraic geometry, going through results of Gromov, McDuff, Polterovich and the author.

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