Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society

Research Article

Rigid cyclic group actions on cohomology complex projective spaces

Karl Heinz Dovermanna1

a1 Department of Mathematics, University of Hawaii at Manoa

In this paper we discuss smooth and locally smooth cyclic actions on cohomology complex projective spaces. We shall show that in low dimensions the presence of a codimension-two fixed-point component forces many algebraic invariants to behave as they do in the linear examples.

(Received May 13 1986)