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Hyperbolic Geometry and the Moduli Space of Real Binary Sextics

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Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 260)

Abstract

The moduli space of real 6-tuples in ℂP 1 is modeled on a quotient of hyperbolic 3-space by a nonarithmetic lattice in IsomH 3. This is partly an expository note; the first part of it is an introduction to orbifolds and hyperbolic reflection groups.

Keywords

Complex hyperbolic geometry hyperbolic reflection groups orbifolds moduli spaces ball quotients 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Texas at AustinAustinUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA
  3. 3.Clay Mathematics InstituteCambridgeUSA

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