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Birational maps preserving the contact structure on $\mathbb{P}^3_\mathbb{C}$

Dominique CERVEAU and Julie DÉSERTI

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We study the group of polynomial automorphisms of $\mathbb{C}^3$ (resp. birational self-maps of $\mathbb{P}^3_\mathbb{C}$) that preserve the contact structure.

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J. Math. Soc. Japan, Volume 70, Number 2 (2018), 573-615.

First available in Project Euclid: 18 April 2018

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Primary: 14E05: Rational and birational maps
Secondary: 14E07: Birational automorphisms, Cremona group and generalizations

birational maps polynomial automorphisms Cremona group contact structure


CERVEAU, Dominique; DÉSERTI, Julie. Birational maps preserving the contact structure on $\mathbb{P}^3_\mathbb{C}$. J. Math. Soc. Japan 70 (2018), no. 2, 573--615. doi:10.2969/jmsj/07027580.

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