Abelian Variety

An Abelian variety is an algebraic group which is a complete algebraic variety. An Abelian variety of dimension 1 is an elliptic curve.

See also

Albanese Variety, Algebraic Variety, Variety

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Murty, V. K. Introduction to Abelian Varieties. Providence, RI: Amer. Math. Soc., 1993.Shimura, G. Abelian Varieties With Complex Multiplication and Modular Functions. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999.Shimura, G. and Taniyama, Y. Complex Multiplication of Abelian Varieties and Its Applications to Number Theory. Tokyo: Mathematical Society of Japan, 1961.

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