By David Cox, Andrew R. Kustin, Claudia Polini, Bernd Ulrich

Contemplate a rational projective curve C of measure d over an algebraically closed box kk. There are n homogeneous varieties g1,...,gn of measure d in B=kk[x,y] which parameterise C in a birational, base aspect unfastened, demeanour. The authors research the singularities of C through learning a Hilbert-Burch matrix f for the row vector [g1,...,gn]. within the ""General Lemma"" the authors use the generalised row beliefs of f to spot the singular issues on C, their multiplicities, the variety of branches at every one singular aspect, and the multiplicity of every department. permit p be a unique element at the parameterised planar curve C which corresponds to a generalised 0 of f. within the ""Triple Lemma"" the authors provide a matrix f' whose maximal minors parameterise the closure, in P2, of the blow-up at p of C in a neighbourhood of p. The authors follow the overall Lemma to f' for you to find out about the singularities of C within the first neighbourhood of p. If C has even measure d=2c and the multiplicity of C at p is the same as c, then he applies the Triple Lemma back to profit in regards to the singularities of C within the moment neighbourhood of p. think of rational airplane curves C of even measure d=2c. The authors classify curves based on the configuration of multiplicity c singularities on or infinitely close to C. There are 7 attainable configurations of such singularities. They classify the Hilbert-Burch matrix which corresponds to every configuration. The examine of multiplicity c singularities on, or infinitely close to, a hard and fast rational aircraft curve C of measure 2c is such as the research of the scheme of generalised zeros of the fastened balanced Hilbert-Burch matrix f for a parameterisation of C

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10. 12) with ϕ ∈ DOBal . (1) One may transform the matrices (C , A ), using elementary operations and the suppression of zero rows, into the matrices (C , A ), which are given by: ⎡ T1 T2 T3 0 0 0 0 0 0 T1 T2 T3 C(c,μ5 ) = T1 T2 0 0 0 0 0 T1 T2 T3 C(c,μ4 ) = T1 T2 0 0 T2 0 T1 T3 C(∅,μ6 ) =⎣ Cc:c = Cc:c,c = C μ2 = T1 T2 0 0 ⎤ ⎡ u1 0 u1 0 0 u2 0 0 0 u1 0 0 u2 , A(c,μ5 ) = u1 0 u2 0 0 0 u1 0 u2 0 0 0 0 0 u2 , C(∅,μ4 ) = , A(c,μ4 ) = u1 0 u2 0 u2 u1 0 0 0 0 0 u2 , Cc,c = ⎦ , A(∅,μ ) = ⎣ 6 0 T3 T1 T2 T1 0 T2 T3 0 T2 T1 T2 T2 T3 ⎤ 0 0 u2 0 0 , Ac:c = , Ac:c,c = , A μ2 = u1 0 u2 0 0 u1 0 u2 0 u2 0 0 , Cc:c:c = u1 0 0 0 u1 u2 0 u2 0 u1 u2 0 0 u1 u2 ⎦ , C(∅,μ ) = 5 , Cc,c,c = T1 T2 T3 0 0 T1 T2 T3 0 T1 0 T2 0 0 T1 T2 T3 T1 T2 T2 T3 0 T1 T1 T1 T2 0 0 T3 T3 0 0 T1 T2 0 T1 T2 T3 , A(∅,μ5 ) = u1 0 0 u2 0 u1 u2 0 0 0 u1 0 0 u2 u2 0 u1 0 0 , 0 u1 u2 0 0 0 u1 u2 , , Ac,c = u1 0 0 u2 0 (u1 +u2 ) 0 0 0 0 0 u2 , , Ac:c:c = u1 u2 0 0 u1 u2 u2 0 0 , A(∅,μ4 ) = , Ac,c,c = , u1 +u2 0 0 0 u1 0 0 0 u2 , .

We first prove ˆ = Ji . 16 yields that OC,p Ji (gn ) = OC,p Ji is a domain. On the other hand, (gn ) OC,p (gn ) Ji OC,p (gn ) = (OC,p (gn )) Ji (OC,p (gn )) = ˆ R ˆ. Ji R 22 1. THE GENERAL LEMMA ˆ is a prime ideal of R ˆ with Ji R ˆ ⊆ Ji . 23). We close this chapter with the observation that every parameterization of a curve leads to a parameterization of the branches of the curve. 25. 1, with k algebraically closed. Then there is a one-to-one correspondence between the points of P1 and the branches of C.

Proof. There are two possibilities for the original matrix ϕ. In Case 1, the entries in each column of ϕ span a vector space of dimension 2. In Case 2, the entries of at least one of the columns of ϕ span a vector space of dimension 3. In Case 1, ϕ can be put in the form ⎡ ⎤ Q1 ∗1 ⎣Q2 ∗2 ⎦ , 0 ∗3 where Q1 , Q2 are linearly independent and ∗1 , ∗2 , and ∗3 span a two dimensional subspace of R which meets the vector space only at 0. The grade of I2 (ϕ) is two; so no row of ϕ can be zero.

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