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Minimal primes over permanental ideals

Author: George A. Kirkup
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 360 (2008), 3751-3770
MSC (2000): Primary 13P10
Published electronically: February 27, 2008
MathSciNet review: 2386244
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Abstract: In this paper we discuss minimal primes over permanental ideals of generic matrices. We give a complete list of the minimal primes over ideals of $ 3 \times 3$ permanents of a generic matrix, and show that there are monomials in the ideal of maximal permanents of a $ d \times (2d-1)$ matrix if the characteristic of the ground field is sufficiently large. We also discuss the Alon-Jaeger-Tarsi Conjecture, using our results and techniques to strengthen the previously known results.

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George A. Kirkup
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720

Received by editor(s): October 2, 2005
Received by editor(s) in revised form: May 21, 2006
Published electronically: February 27, 2008
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