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On the unramified Brauer group of a homogeneous space

Author: M. Borovoĭ
Translated by: the author
Original publication: Algebra i Analiz, tom 25 (2013), nomer 4.
Journal: St. Petersburg Math. J. 25 (2014), 529-532
MSC (2010): Primary 14F22; Secondary 14M17, 14L10
Published electronically: June 5, 2014
MathSciNet review: 3184614
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Abstract: A new proof of the following theorem is given: for any connected linear algebraic group $ G$ over an algebraically closed field $ k$ of characteristic 0 and any connected closed subgroup $ H$ of $ G$, the unramified Brauer group of $ G/H$ vanishes.

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M. Borovoĭ
Affiliation: Raymond and Beverly Sackler School of Mathematical Sciences, Tel Aviv University, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel

Keywords: Unramified Brauer group, homogeneous space, linear algebraic group
Received by editor(s): August 7, 2012
Published electronically: June 5, 2014
Additional Notes: The author was partially supported by the Hermann Minkowski Center for Geometry
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