Mathematische Annalen

, 342:903 | Cite as

Non-symplectic automorphisms of order 3 on K3 surfaces

  • Michela Artebani
  • Alessandra SartiEmail author


In this paper we study K3 surfaces with a non-symplectic automorphism of order 3. In particular, we classify the topological structure of the fixed locus of such automorphisms and we show that it determines the action on cohomology. This allows us to describe the structure of the moduli space and to show that it has three irreducible components.

Mathematics Subject Classification (2000)

Primary 14J28; Secondary 14J50 14J10 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de MatemáticaUniversidad de ConcepciónConcepciónChile
  2. 2.Fachbereich für MathematikJohannes Gutenberg-UniversitätMainzGermany

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