Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society



Log canonical thresholds of semistable plane curves


HOSUNG KIM a1 and YONGNAM LEE a1 1
a1 Department of Mathematics, Sogang University, Seoul 121-742, Korea. e-mail: hosung@sogang.ac.kr ynlee@ccs.sogang.ac.kr

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Abstract

The aim of the paper is to provide a criterion for the stability of plane curves using log canonical thresholds. As an application, we compare stable pairs of degree $d$ with stable plane curves with degree $d$.

(Received January 18 2002)
(Revised November 18 2002)



Footnotes

1 The research was supported by the Sogang University Special Research Grants in 2001, and by grant No. R01-2002-000-00083-0(2002) from the Basic Research Program of the Korea Science and Engineering Foundation.