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Operads of moduli spaces of points in $ \mathbb{C}^d$

Author: Craig Westerland
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 141 (2013), 3029-3035
MSC (2010): Primary 14D22, 55N91, 55P48, 55R12, 55R80
Published electronically: May 31, 2013
MathSciNet review: 3068956
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Abstract: We compute the structure of the homology of an operad built from the spaces $ \mathrm {TH}_{d, n}$ of configurations of points in $ \mathbb{C}^d$, modulo translation and homothety. We find that it is a mild generalization of Getzler's gravity operad, which occurs in dimension $ d=1$.

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Craig Westerland
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, 3010, Australia

Received by editor(s): June 24, 2011
Received by editor(s) in revised form: December 1, 2011
Published electronically: May 31, 2013
Additional Notes: The author was partially supported by NSF grant DMS-0705428 and ARC grant DP1095831
Communicated by: Brooke Shipley
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