On Nori’s Fundamental Group Scheme

  • Hélène Esnault
  • Phùng Hô Hai
  • Xiaotao Sun
Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 265)


The aim of this note is to give a structure theorem on Nori’s fundamental group scheme of a proper connected variety defined over a perfect field and endowed with a rational point.


Fundamental group scheme Tannaka duality finite bundles 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hélène Esnault
    • 1
  • Phùng Hô Hai
    • 1
  • Xiaotao Sun
    • 2
  1. 1.Universität Duisburg-Essen MathematikEssenGermany
  2. 2.Academy of Mathematics and Systems ScienceChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingP.R. of China

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