Revista Matemática Complutense

, Volume 24, Issue 2, pp 527–538 | Cite as

Isotropic subspaces of Orlik-Solomon algebras



We give a combinatorial characterization of isotropic subspaces in the Orlik-Solomon algebra of a hyperplane arrangement in terms of decorations of its intersection lattice. We then use this characterization to prove a result that relates these isotropic subspaces with linear systems supported on the arrangement, for arrangements with isolated non-normal crossings of a particular form.


Hyperplane arrangements Orlik-solomon algebra Linear systems 

Mathematics Subject Classification (2000)

32S22 52C35 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centro Universitario de la DefensaAcademia General MilitarZaragozaSpain

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