On four-dimensional terminal quotient singularities

Authors:
Shigefumi Mori, David R. Morrison and Ian Morrison

Journal:
Math. Comp. **51** (1988), 769-786

MSC:
Primary 14J35; Secondary 14B05, 14J10

MathSciNet review:
958643

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Abstract: We report on an investigation of four-dimensional terminal cyclic quotient singularities which are not Gorenstein. (For simplicity, we focus on quotients by cyclic groups of prime order.) An enumeration, using a computer, of all such singularities for primes led us to conjecture a structure theorem for these singularities (which is rather more complicated than the known structure theorem in dimension three). We discuss this conjecture and our evidence for it; we also discuss properties of the anticanonical and antibicanonical linear systems of these singularities.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1988-0958643-5

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