Components with the expected codimension in the moduli scheme of stable spin curves

Edoardo Ballico

Abstract


Here we study the Brill–Noether theory of “extremal” Cornalba’s theta-characteristics on stable curves C of genus g, where “extremal” means that they are line bundles on a quasi-stable model of C with #(Sing(C)) exceptional components.

Keywords


Stable curve; theta-characteristic; spin curve; Brill–Noether theory

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17951/a.2015.69.1.1
Data publikacji: 2015-11-30 09:21:10
Data złożenia artykułu: 2015-09-03 12:01:48

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