Shimura variety

A Shimura variety is a higher-dimensional analog of a modular curve.

Surveys include

- Wikipedia,
*Shimura variety*

Introductory discussion of PEL Shimura varieties with an eye towards the definition of topological automorphic forms is in

- Tyler Lawson,
*An overview of abelian varieties in homotopy theory*(arXiv:0810.0507)

Discussion in GAGA include

- Kai-Wen Lan,
*Comparison between analytic and algebraic constructions of toroidal compactifications of PEL-type Shimura varieties*pdf

Revised on May 22, 2014 10:01:37
by Urs Schreiber
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