Geometriae Dedicata

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Factorial hypersurfaces in \(\mathbb{P}^4\) with nodes

  • Ivan Cheltsov
  • Jihun Park
Original Paper


We prove that for n =  5, 6, 7 a nodal hypersurface of degree n in \(\mathbb{P}^4\) is factorial if it has at most (n − 1)2 − 1 nodes.


Nodal hypersurface Factoriality Integral homology Base-point-freeness 

Mathematics Subject Classifications (2000)

14C20 14J17 14J30 14J70 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of MathematicsUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghUK
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsPOSTECHPohang, KyungbukRepublic of Korea

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