Israel Journal of Mathematics

, Volume 151, Issue 1, pp 125–144 | Cite as

Patchworking singular algebraic curves I

  • Eugenii Shustin
  • Ilya Tyomkin


In this paper we present a general patchworking procedure for the construction of reduced singular curves having prescribed singularities and belonging to a given linear system on algebraic surfaces. It originates in the Viro “gluing” method for the construction of real non-singular algebraic hypersurfaces. The general procedure includes almost all known particular modifications, and goes far beyond. Some applications and examples illustrate the construction.


Singular Point Exact Sequence Line Bundle Algebraic Surface Singular Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eugenii Shustin
    • 1
  • Ilya Tyomkin
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Mathematical SciencesTel Aviv University Ramat AvivTel AvivIsrael
  2. 2.Institut de Mathématiques, Algèbres d'opérateurs et répresentationsUniversité Pierre et Marie CurieParisFrance

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