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Rational surfaces with infinite automorphism group and no antipluricanonical curve

Author: Brian Harbourne
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 99 (1987), 409-414
MSC: Primary 14J26; Secondary 14E05
MathSciNet review: 875372
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Abstract: Counterexamples are given to a conjecture communicated to me by I. Dolgachev and E. Looijenga of M. Gizatullin that every rational surface with an infinite automorphism group should have an antipluricanonical curve.

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