By Robert Friedman
A singular characteristic of the booklet is its built-in method of algebraic floor thought and the learn of vector package deal idea on either curves and surfaces. whereas the 2 topics stay separate in the course of the first few chapters, they develop into even more tightly interconnected because the publication progresses. hence vector bundles over curves are studied to appreciate governed surfaces, after which reappear within the facts of Bogomolov's inequality for reliable bundles, that is itself utilized to check canonical embeddings of surfaces through Reider's process. equally, governed and elliptic surfaces are mentioned intimately, sooner than the geometry of vector bundles over such surfaces is analysed. some of the effects on vector bundles seem for the 1st time in e-book shape, subsidized via many examples, either one of surfaces and vector bundles, and over a hundred workouts forming a vital part of the textual content. aimed toward graduates with a radical first-year path in algebraic geometry, in addition to extra complex scholars and researchers within the components of algebraic geometry, gauge conception, or 4-manifold topology, the various effects on vector bundles can be of curiosity to physicists learning string thought.
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Then the natural map f : Y → X is unramiﬁed, and is a torsor under µn (cf. 1). This implies that KY = f ∗ KX = 0. By the classiﬁcation of surfaces, Y is an abelian surface. 3). Then A is the Albanese variety of Y . The choice of a base point makes Y an abelian variety isomorphic to A, so that Y is naturally a principal homogeneous space of A. Choose y 0 ∈ Y (k), then we have an isomorphism Y → A that sends y to y − y 0 . Then ρ(g) = g y 0 − y 0 is a continuous 1-cocycle of Gal(k/k) with coeﬃcients in A(k).
Algebraic surfaces and holomorphic vector bundles by Robert Friedman