Acta Applicandae Mathematica

, Volume 75, Issue 1–3, pp 183–194 | Cite as

Monodromy of Variations of Hodge Structure

  • C. A. M. Peters
  • J. H. M. Steenbrink


We present a survey of the properties of the monodromy of local systems on quasi-projective varieties which underlie a variation of Hodge structure. In the last section, a less widely known version of a Noether–Lefschetz-type theorem is discussed.

variation of Hodge structure monodromy group 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. M. Peters
    • 1
  • J. H. M. Steenbrink
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Grenoble I, UMR 5582 CNRS-UJFSaint-Martin d'HèresFrance
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Nijmegen, ToernooiveldED NijmegenThe Netherlands

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