By Ivan Cheltsov,Constantin Shramov
Cremona teams and the Icosahedron specializes in the Cremona teams of ranks 2 and three and describes the attractive appearances of the icosahedral crew A5 in them. The e-book surveys identified proof approximately surfaces with an motion of A5, explores A5-equivariant geometry of the quintic del Pezzo threefold V5, and offers an evidence of its A5-birational rigidity.
The authors explicitly describe many attention-grabbing A5-invariant subvarieties of V5, together with A5-orbits, low-degree curves, invariant anticanonical K3 surfaces, and a mildly singular floor of normal kind that may be a measure 5 conceal of the diagonal Clebsch cubic floor. in addition they current birational selfmaps of V5 that go back and forth with A5-action and use them to figure out the complete team of A5-birational automorphisms. due to this research, they produce 3 non-conjugate icosahedral subgroups within the Cremona team of rank three, one in every of them bobbing up from the threefold V5.
This e-book offers up to date instruments for learning birational geometry of higher-dimensional forms. particularly, it presents readers with a deep knowing of the biregular and birational geometry of V5.
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Cremona Groups and the Icosahedron (Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs and Research Notes in Mathematics) by Ivan Cheltsov,Constantin Shramov