Birational Geometry of Foliations

  • Marco Brunella

Part of the IMPA Monographs book series (IMPA, volume 1)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
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    Pages 1-8
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    Pages 9-22
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    Pages 23-40
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    Pages 41-59
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    Pages 69-79
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    Pages 81-90
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 127-130

About this book


The text presents the birational classification of holomorphic foliations of surfaces.  It discusses at length the theory developed by L.G. Mendes, M. McQuillan and the author to study foliations of surfaces  in the spirit of the classification of complex algebraic surfaces.


Birational Geometry Foliations and Line Bundles Index Theorems Kodaira Dimension Minimal Models The Rationality Criterion

Authors and affiliations

  • Marco Brunella
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut de Mathématiques de Bourgogne; UMR 5584 - CNRSUniversité de BourgogneDijonFrance

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