Rationality Problems in Algebraic Geometry: Levico Terme, Italy 2015 (Lecture Notes in Mathematics) by Arnaud Beauville
English | 7 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319462083 | 180 Pages | PDF | 2.91 MB
Providing an overview of the state of the art on rationality questions in algebraic geometry, this volume gives an update on the most recent developments. It offers a comprehensive introduction to this fascinating topic, and will certainly become an essential reference for anybody working in the field. Rationality problems are of fundamental importance both in algebra and algebraic geometry. Historically, rationality problems motivated significant developments in the theory of abelian integrals, .