Multiplier ideal sheaves, Nevanlinna theory, and Diophantine approximation

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Abstract

This paper states a conjecture for Nevanlinna theory or diophantine approximation, with a sheaf of ideals in place of the normal crossings divisor. This is done by using a correction term involving a multiplier ideal sheaf. This new conjecture trivially implies earlier conjectures in Nevanlinna theory or diophantine approximation, and in fact is equivalent to these conjectures. Although it does not provide anything new, it may be a more convenient formulation for some applications.

Key words

Nevanlinna theory multiplier ideal sheaf Second Main Theorem 

Notes

Acknowledgements

Supported by NSF grants DMS-0200892 and DMS-0500512.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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