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Convexity of moment polytopes of algebraic varieties

Author: William Liu
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 131 (2003), 2921-2932
MSC (2000): Primary 53D20, 37J15, 58E40; Secondary 22E67, 14M15
Published electronically: April 23, 2003
MathSciNet review: 1974350
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Abstract: We consider the situation of a compact irreducible subvariety of a smooth compact complex variety equipped with a Kähler form preserved by a torus action. We study the image of that subvariety under the moment map of the Kähler form.

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William Liu
Affiliation: Department of Natural and Social Sciences, Bowling Green State University, Firelands College, One University Dr., Huron, Ohio 44839

Keywords: Symplectic structures, Hamiltonian torus action, moment maps, Morse theory, loop groups
Received by editor(s): May 25, 2001
Published electronically: April 23, 2003
Communicated by: Mohan Ramachandran
Article copyright: © Copyright 2003 American Mathematical Society

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