A conjecture of Ax and degenerations of Fano varieties

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James Ax conjectured that every pseudo algebraically closed field is C 1. We prove this conjecture in characteristic 0 by relating it to degenerations of Fano varieties.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)235-251
Number of pages17
JournalIsrael Journal of Mathematics
StatePublished - Dec 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Mathematics


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