Daily Archives: July 9, 2008

Blowing things up

In my post on Resolution of Singularities, I talked about three means of resolving singularities of varieties. One, normalization, which resolves codimension one singularities, has been covered. Now, we’re moving on to the real heavy guns. Hironaka proved that blow-ups … Continue reading

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