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Class of the affine line is a zero divisor in the Grothendieck ring

Borisov, Lev;
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  • Published: 18 Dec 2014
We show that the class of the affine line is a zero divisor in the Grothendieck ring of algebraic varieties over complex numbers. The argument is based on the Pfaffian-Grassmannian double mirror correspondence.
arXiv: Mathematics::Algebraic GeometryMathematics::Commutative Algebra
free text keywords: Mathematics - Algebraic Geometry, 14A10
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