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March 2003 Canonical curves of genus eight
Manabu Ide, Shigeru Mukai
Proc. Japan Acad. Ser. A Math. Sci. 79(3): 59-64 (March 2003). DOI: 10.3792/pjaa.79.59


A non-tetragonal curve of genus 8 is a complete intersection of divisors in either $\mathbf{P}^2 \times \mathbf{P}^2$, a 6-dimensional weighted Grassmannian or the 8-dimensional Grassmannian.


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Manabu Ide. Shigeru Mukai. "Canonical curves of genus eight." Proc. Japan Acad. Ser. A Math. Sci. 79 (3) 59 - 64, March 2003.


Published: March 2003
First available in Project Euclid: 18 May 2005

zbMATH: 1051.14034
MathSciNet: MR1967047
Digital Object Identifier: 10.3792/pjaa.79.59

Primary: 14H45

Keywords: canonical curve , gonality , Grassmann variety

Rights: Copyright © 2003 The Japan Academy

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