Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-22142
Kresch, A (1999). Canonical rational equivalence of intersections of divisors. Inventiones Mathematicae, 136(3):483-496.
We consider the operation of intersecting with a locally principal Cartier divisor (i.e., a Cartier divisor which is principal on some neighborhood of its support). We describe this operation explicitly on the level of cycles and rational equivalences and as a corollary obtain a formula for rational equivalence between intersections of two locally principal Cartier divisors. Such canonical rational equivalence applies quite naturally to the setting of algebraic stacks. We present two applications: (i) a simplification of the development of Fulton-MacPherson-style intersection theory on Deligne-Mumford stacks, and (ii) invariance of a key rational equivalence under a certain group action (which is used in developing the theory of virtual fundamental classes via intrinsic normal cones).
|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||07 Faculty of Science > Institute of Mathematics|
|Deposited On:||29 Nov 2010 17:27|
|Last Modified:||26 Nov 2012 20:52|
|Publisher DOI:||Canonical rational equivalence of intersections of divisors|
|WoS Citation Count:||10|
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