The -theory of toric manifolds

Authors:
Anthony Bahri and Martin Bendersky

Journal:
Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. **352** (2000), 1191-1202

MSC (1991):
Primary 55N15, 55T15, 14M25, 19L41; Secondary 57N65

Published electronically:
July 26, 1999

MathSciNet review:
1608269

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Abstract: Toric manifolds, a topological generalization of smooth projective toric varieties, are determined by an -dimensional simple convex polytope and a function from the set of codimension-one faces into the primitive vectors of an integer lattice. Their cohomology was determined by Davis and Januszkiewicz in 1991 and corresponds with the theorem of Danilov-Jurkiewicz in the toric variety case. Recently it has been shown by Buchstaber and Ray that they generate the complex cobordism ring. We use the Adams spectral sequence to compute the -theory of all toric manifolds and certain singular toric varieties.

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**Anthony Bahri**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Rider University, Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648

Email:
bahri@rider.edu

**Martin Bendersky**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Hunter College, New York, New York 10021

Email:
mbenders@shiva.hunter.cuny.edu

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9947-99-02314-4

Keywords:
Toric manifolds,
toric varieties,
$KO$-theory,
Adams spectral sequence.

Received by editor(s):
September 17, 1997

Published electronically:
July 26, 1999

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American Mathematical Society