On the arakelov chow group of arithmetic abelian schemes and. Zerocycles on smooth complex projective varieties and global holomorphic forms 5 3. Computing characteristic classes of projective schemes. By analogy, whereas the points of a real projective space label the lines through the origin of a real euclidean space, the points of a complex projective space label the complex lines through the origin of a complex euclidean space see below for an intuitive account. In mathematics, complex projective space is the projective space with respect to the field of complex numbers. We observe that linear relations among chernmather classes of projective varieties are preserved by projective duality. X in the chow group of a smooth, projective variety x, we can find. The properties hausdorff quotient topology and proper action are equivalently. Schoen gave the rst examples of smooth complex projective. For which varieties is the natural map from the chow ring. Complex projective space the complex projective space cpn is the most important compact complex manifold.
This article describes the homotopy groups of the real projective space. This article discusses a common choice of cw structure for real projective space, i. Hodgetype conjecture for higher chow groups morihiko saito dedicated to professor friedrich hirzebruch abstract. It is proved that torsion in ch3x is either trivial or is a second order group. On the geometry of algebraic homogeneous spaces the. The chow ring has many advantages and is widely used. Let x be a nonsingular quadratic hypersurface in a projective space over an arbitrary field of characteristic not two and let chpx be a chow group of codimension p, that is, a group of classes of codimension p cycles on x with respect to rational equivalency. Hilbx be the quasiprojective moduli space of smooth, genusg, degreedcurves on x. Chow groups of quadrics and index reduction formula.
It is proved that torsion in ch 3 x is either trivial or is a second order group. By appointment, in 380383m third floor of the math building. This includes the set of path components, the fundamental group, and all the higher homotopy groups the case. We will prove that if the degree of the hypersurface is su ciently high, its chow group is \small in the sense that its formal tangent space vanishes. The universal regular quotient of the chow group of points on. The arakelov chow group of xw denoted chx is the group of equivalence classes generated by pairs y, g.
Riemann sphere, projective space november 22, 2014 2. Introduction to intersection theory in algebraic geometry lectures. For example, let x be a smooth complex projective surface. The integral cohomology of the hilbert scheme of two points. Approximating the classifying space with smooth projective varieties, we obtain interesting examples. This metric only depends on r and the degree of the variety, and is in fact the famous kahler metric. Let x be a smooth projective complex variety of dimension n. It gives a beautiful solution of an important problem. The chow associated forms give a description of the moduli space of the algebraic varieties in projective space. The chow group of zerocycles on x maps onto the integers by the degree homomorphism. This is a result that was originally proved by bertin and elencwajg. All chow groups will be with rational coefficients. If a stack x can be written as the quotient stack for some quasi projective variety y with a linearized action of a linear algebraic group g, then the chow group of x is defined as the gequivariant chow group of y.
These papers are based on the observation that if a smooth projective variety is stably rational, then its chow group of 0cycles is universally trivial, meaning that ch 0 does not increase when. A category m of chow motives is constructed in mu2. More generally, the grassmannian gk, v of a vector space v over a field f is the moduli space. Prelog chow groups of selfproducts of degenerations of. Let x be a nonsingular quadratic hypersurface in a projective space over an arbitrary field of characteristic not two and let ch p x be a chow group of codimension p, that is, a group of classes of codimension p cycles on x with respect to rational equivalency. Ak95 asserts that a projective complex manifold which admits a transitive action of its automorphism group is a direct product of an abelian variety by a rational homogeneous space. W has a natural structure of projective space and its dimension is given by the. Lawson homology for varieties with small chow groups and the induced filtration on the griffiths groups article pdf available in mathematische zeitschrift 2342. For rdimensional subvarieties of ndimensional projective space, the author proves that one can define the 2rdimensional volume of the variety, and this is accomplished via a riemannian metric on ndimensional projective space.
The chow group chlx is the group of algebraic cycles of dimension lon xwith rational coe. On the arakelov chow group of arithmetic abelian schemes. Friedlander in the monograph fm1, the author and barry mazur introduce a ltration on. We consider free algebraic actions of the additive group of complex numbers on a complex vector space x embedded in the complex projective space. In algebraic geometry, the chow groups named after weiliang chow by claude chevalley of an algebraic variety over any field are algebrogeometric analogs of the homology of a topological space. The easiest part of motivic cohomology which we can get is the picard group i. Cycles of codimension 3 on a projective quadric springerlink. The integral cohomology of the hilbert scheme of two points burt totaro for a complex manifold xand a natural number a, the hilbert scheme xa also called the douady space is the space of 0dimensional subschemes of degree ain x. Voisins conjecture for zerocycles on calabiyau varieties and. Then z qx zix fzjz p n w irreducible codimension ivarietiesgbe. Rational, unirational and stably rational varieties. Request pdf a filtration on the chow groups of a complex projective variety let x c be a projective algebraic manifold, and further let ch k x q be the chow group of codimension k. Then, we will give an example in which the formal tangent space is in nite dimensional.
Projective invariants of projective structures 527 3 if g acts properly on v, and if a quasiprojective orbit space vg exists, then for some projective embedding fcp every point of v is stable. On the arakelov chow group of arithmetic abelian schemes and other spaces with symmetries by eitan bachmat submitted to the department of mathematics on march 10, 1994 in partial fullfilment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of science in mathematics abstract we construct a fourier transform for arakelov chow groups of arithmetic. The chow group of x is similar to the total singular homology group of a. Preliminaries schemes are of nite type over a eld k. The point of this paper is to give a short, direct proof that rank 2 toric vector bundles on ndimensional projective space split once n is at least 3. His theorem that a compact analytic variety in a projective space is algebraic is justly famous. Chow groups of projective varieties of very small degree unidue. It is a compacti cation of the con guration space bx. A filtration on the chow groups of a complex projective. Chow groups of some generically twisted flag varieties. We say a fibration of smooth projective varieties is chow constant if pushforward induces an. We will now investigate these additional points in detail. Relative chow correspondences and the griffiths group eric m. We will now extend our definitions to projective spaces.
Request pdf a filtration on the chow groups of a complex projective variety let x c be a projective algebraic manifold, and further let ch k x q be the chow group of codimension k algebraic. X the chow point of the closure of the orbit through x. The space is a onepoint space and all its homotopy groups are trivial groups, and the set of path components is a onepoint space the case. Projective invariants of projective structures 527 3 if g acts properly on v, and if a quasi projective orbit space vg exists, then for some projective embedding fcp every point of v is stable. On the arakelov chow group of arithmetic abelian schemes and other spaces with symmetries by. Finally, if g is any reductive algebraic group in characteristic 0, then i can analyze the manner in which stability breaks down in the following way. The properties hausdorff quotient topology and proper action are equivalently characterized by the closure of the. A filtration on the chow groups of a complex projective variety. We want to explain how theses spaces can be used, in very speci c cases, to study the geometry of x. Projective duality and a chernmather involution core.
The projective space pn thus contains more points than the a. For which varieties is the natural map from the chow ring to. The chow groups are defined by taking groups of cycles modulo rationally trivial cycles. The problem of computing the homotopy of real projective space therefore reduces to the problem of computing the homotopy of spheres.
This approach is introduced and developed by edidingraham and totaro. There is also related work by kaneyama, klyachko, and iltensuss. The elements of the chow group are formed out of subvarieties socalled algebraic cycles in a similar way to how simplicial or cellular homology groups are formed out of subcomplexes. In this paper, the chow groups of projective hypersurfaces are studied. Let x be a smooth quasiprojective variety over the algebraic closure of the rational number. In particular, this gives the rst examples of complex varieties with in nite chow groups modulo 2.
We find an explicit formula for the map p that assigns to a generic point x. The complex projective line cp1 for purposes of complex analysis, a better description of a onepoint compacti cation of c is an instance of the complex projective space cpn, a compact space containing cn, described as follows. Let g be a reductive complex linear algebraic group. The latter can be described as a quotient gp, where gis a semisimple algebraic group and pa parabolic subgroup. Universal triviality of the chow group of 0cycles and the. Both methods have their importance, but thesecond is more natural. In particular, we nd an explicit formula for the brauer group of fourfolds bered in quadrics of dimension 2 over a rational surface. A note on the chow groups of projective determinantal varieties appendix to \a cascade of determinantal calabiyau threefolds by g. Examples lines are hyperplanes of p2 and they form a projective space of dimension 2. Chow groups modulo 2 by burt totaro abstract for a very general principally polarized complex abelian 3fold, the chow group of algebraic cycles is in nite modulo every prime number. Curves of low degrees on projective varieties olivier debarre we work over the eld of complex numbers.1080 21 1147 339 933 117 320 373 916 1296 135 895 111 28 731 110 66 1008 673 209 1447 808 1070 1224 672 740 569 1065 253 257 1123 495 221 101 467 1251 608 379