IJPAM: Volume 20, No. 2 (2005)

COVERING MAPS OF BIMEROMORPHICALLY
EQUIVALENT COMPACT COMPLEX SURFACES

E. Ballico
Department of Mathematics
University of Trento
380 50 Povo (Trento) - Via Sommarive, 14, ITALY
e-mail: ballico@science.unitn.it


Abstract.We classify the smooth and connected compact complex surfaces (or projective surfaces) $X$ such that there is an étale morphism $f: X' \to X$ with $X'$ bimeromorphic (or birational) to $X$.

Received: March 15, 2005

AMS Subject Classification: 14J25, 14H20, 32J15

Key Words and Phrases: self-map, étale map, compact complex surface, birational surfaces, bimeromorphic functions

Source: International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics
ISSN: 1311-8080
Year: 2005
Volume: 20
Issue: 2