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Hypercovers and simplicial presheaves
, 2004
"... We use hypercovers to study the homotopy theory of simplicial presheaves. The main result says that model structures for simplicial presheaves involving local weak equivalences can be constructed by localizing at the hypercovers. One consequence is that the fibrant objects can be explicitly describe ..."
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We use hypercovers to study the homotopy theory of simplicial presheaves. The main result says that model structures for simplicial presheaves involving local weak equivalences can be constructed by localizing at the hypercovers. One consequence is that the fibrant objects can be explicitly described in terms of a hypercover descent condition, and the fibrations can be described by a relative descent condition. We give a few applications for this new description of the homotopy theory of simplicial presheaves.
Smashing Subcategories And The Telescope Conjecture  An Algebraic Approach
 Invent. Math
, 1998
"... . We prove a modified version of Ravenel's telescope conjecture. It is shown that every smashing subcategory of the stable homotopy category is generated by a set of maps between finite spectra. This result is based on a new characterization of smashing subcategories, which leads in addition to ..."
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. We prove a modified version of Ravenel's telescope conjecture. It is shown that every smashing subcategory of the stable homotopy category is generated by a set of maps between finite spectra. This result is based on a new characterization of smashing subcategories, which leads in addition to a classification of these subcategories in terms of the category of finite spectra. The approach presented here is purely algebraic; it is based on an analysis of pureinjective objects in a compactly generated triangulated category, and covers therefore also situations arising in algebraic geometry and representation theory. Introduction Smashing subcategories naturally arise in the stable homotopy category S from localization functors l : S ! S which induce for every spectrum X a natural isomorphism l(X) ' X l(S) between the localization of X and the smash product of X with the localization of the sphere spectrum S. In fact, a localization functor has this property if and only if it preserv...
Homotopical Algebraic Geometry I: Topos theory
, 2002
"... This is the first of a series of papers devoted to lay the foundations of Algebraic Geometry in homotopical and higher categorical contexts. In this first part we investigate a notion of higher topos. For this, we use Scategories (i.e. simplicially enriched categories) as models for certain kind of ..."
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This is the first of a series of papers devoted to lay the foundations of Algebraic Geometry in homotopical and higher categorical contexts. In this first part we investigate a notion of higher topos. For this, we use Scategories (i.e. simplicially enriched categories) as models for certain kind of ∞categories, and we develop the notions of Stopologies, Ssites and stacks over them. We prove in particular, that for an Scategory T endowed with an Stopology, there exists a model
Local projective model structures on simplicial presheaves
 Ktheory
"... Abstract. We give a model structure on the category of simplicial presheaves on some essentially small Grothendieck site T. When T is the Nisnevich site it specializes to a proper simplicial model category with the same weak equivalences as in [MV], but with fewer cofibrations and consequently more ..."
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Abstract. We give a model structure on the category of simplicial presheaves on some essentially small Grothendieck site T. When T is the Nisnevich site it specializes to a proper simplicial model category with the same weak equivalences as in [MV], but with fewer cofibrations and consequently more fibrations. This allows a simpler proof of the comparison theorem of [V2], one which makes no use of ∆closed classes. The purpose of this note is to introduce different model structures on the categories of simplicial presheaves and simplicial sheaves on some essentially small Grothendieck site T and to give some applications of these simplified model categories. In particular, we prove that the stable homotopy categories SH((Sm/k)Nis, A 1) and SH((Sch/k)cdh, A 1) are equivalent. This result was first proven by Voevodsky in [V2] and our proof uses many of his techniques, but it does not use his theory of ∆closed classes developed in [V3]. 1. The local projective model structure on presheaves We first recall some of the other wellknown model structures on simplicial presheaves. Definition 1.1. A map f: X → Y of simplicial presheaves (or sheaves) is a local weak equivalence if f ∗ : π0(X) → π0(Y) induces an isomorphism of associated sheaves and, for all U ∈ T, f ∗ : πn(X, x) → πn(Y, f(x)) induces an isomorphism of associated sheaves on T/U for any choice of basepoint x ∈ X(U). The map f is a sectionwise weak equivalence (respectively sectionwise fibration) if for all U ∈ T, the map f(U) : X(U) → Y (U) is a weak equivalence (respectively Kan fibration) of simplicial sets. Heller [He] discovered a model structure on simplicial presheaves whose weak equivalences are the sectionwise weak equivalences. We will refer to his model structure as the injective model structure. Date: January 11, 2001. I would like to thank Dan Isaksen for his many helpful suggestions, and I thank my adviser Peter May for his encouragement and careful reading of many drafts. I am also grateful to Vladimir Voevodsky for noticing an error in an earlier version and for his work that inspired this note. 1 2 BENJAMIN BLANDER
Moduli of Twisted Sheaves
, 2004
"... Abstract. We study moduli of semistable twisted sheaves on smooth proper morphisms of algebraic spaces. In the case of a relative curve or surface, we prove results on the structure of these spaces. For curves, they are essentially isomorphic to spaces of semistable vector bundles. In the case of su ..."
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Abstract. We study moduli of semistable twisted sheaves on smooth proper morphisms of algebraic spaces. In the case of a relative curve or surface, we prove results on the structure of these spaces. For curves, they are essentially isomorphic to spaces of semistable vector bundles. In the case of surfaces, we show (under a mild hypothesis on the twisting class) that the spaces are asympotically geometrically irreducible, normal, generically smooth, and l.c.i. over the base. We also develop general tools necessary for these results: the theory of associated points and purity of sheaves on Artin stacks, twisted Bogomolov inequalities,