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Shimura variety

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Idea

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

References

Surveys include

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

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 (88.128.80.84)