Restricted volumes and base loci of linear series

Lawrence Ein*, Robert Lazarsfeld, Mircea Mustaţǎ, Michael Nakamaye, Mihnea Popa

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We introduce and study the restricted volume of a divisor along a subvariety. Our main result is a description of the irreducible components of the augmented base locus by the vanishing of the restricted volume.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)607-651
Number of pages45
JournalAmerican Journal of Mathematics
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2009

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  • Mathematics(all)


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