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Nakai's conjecture for varieties smoothed
by normalization

Author: William N. Traves
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 127 (1999), 2245-2248
MSC (1991): Primary 13N10; Secondary 16S32
Published electronically: April 9, 1999
MathSciNet review: 1486755
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Abstract: The notion of D-simplicity is used to give a short proof that varieties whose normalization is smooth satisfy Ishibashi's extension of Nakai's conjecture to arbitrary characteristic. This gives a new proof of Nakai's conjecture for curves and Stanley-Reisner rings.

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William N. Traves
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto, 100 St. George Street, 4th Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G3

Keywords: Differential operators, Nakai's conjecture, D-simple
Received by editor(s): August 11, 1997
Received by editor(s) in revised form: November 10, 1997
Published electronically: April 9, 1999
Additional Notes: I would like to thank Karen E. Smith for many helpful discussions. This research has been partially funded by NSERC, the NSF, the Massachusetts Intstitute of Technology and the University of Toronto.
Communicated by: Wolmer V. Vasconcelos
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