Plane curves containing a star configuration

Enrico Carlini, Elena Guardo, Adam Van Tuyl

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Given a collection of l general lines ℓ1,…,ℓl in P2, the star configuration X(l) is the set of points constructed from all pairwise intersections of these lines. For each non-negative integer d, we compute the dimension of the family of curves of degree d that contain a star configuration.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3495-3505
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Pure and Applied Algebra
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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