On P vs. NP, Geometric Complexity Theory, and The Flip I: a high-level view

Ketan D. Mulmuley. 1 July, 2007.
Communicated by Ketan Mulmuley.
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This article gives a high-level exposition of the basic principle, called the flip, underlying geometric complexity theory without assuming any background in algebraic geometry or representation theory.

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The original document is available in DVI (uploaded 1 July, 2007 by Ketan Mulmuley).