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- Published 2008

Cubic threefolds have been studied in algebraic geometry since classical times. In [5], Clemens and Griffiths proved that the intermediate Jacobian JX of a smooth cubic threefold is not isomorphic as a principally polarized abelian variety to a product of Jacobians of curves, which implies the irrationality of X. They also established the Torelli theorem… CONTINUE READING

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