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Rigorous trivialities is a web log about mathematics, but especially geometry, broadly construed. Contributors will be Charles Siegel, Jim Stankewicz and occasionally Matt Deland. Charles specializes in algebraic geometry, topology and mathematical physics. Jim specializes in arithmetic algebraic geometry. Matt has transitioned from algebraic geometry to work in industry.

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# Daily Archives: April 3, 2008

## Complete Varieties and Chow’s Lemma

First off, I’d like to make a correction to the definition of an abstract variety: we’re going to need to assume both that is irreducible and that it is covered by finitely many affine varieties. I had both of these … Continue reading