By Wei-Liang Chow

This paintings comprises the gathered papers of Professor Wei-Liang Chow, an unique and flexible mathematician of the 20 th century. Professor Chow's identify has turn into a family be aware in arithmetic as a result of the Chow ring, Chow co-ordinates, and Chow's theorem on analytic units in projective areas. The Chow ring has many benefits and is commonly used in intersection conception of algebraic geometry. Chow co-ordinates were a truly flexible instrument in lots of elements of algebraic geometry. Chow's theorem - compact analytic kind in a projective area is algebraic - is justly recognized; it indicates the shut analogy among algebraic geometry and algebraic quantity conception.

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