# Questions tagged [nonnoetherian]

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### Removing Noetherian condition from cohomology and base change

This question is related to a question I asked a few days ago. Since there seems to be no (at least for me) satisfying reference for cohomology and base change as stated by Vakil in his script in ...

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### Cohomology and base change without Noetherian assumption

In the "The Rising Sea" by Vakil one can find the base change theorem for proper morphisms over a locally Noetherian base (28.1.6). He later indicates (28.2.M) how one could exchange the ...

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### An example of a special $1$-dimensional non-Noetherian valuation domain

I am looking for a $1$-dimensional non-Noetherian valuation domain $R$ such that there exists a sequence $\{a_i\}_{i=1}^\infty$ of elements of $R$ such that $\langle a_1\rangle \subsetneqq\langle a_2\...

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### if $I$ is finitely presented nilpotent and $M/IM$ is finitely presented, then $M$ is finitely presented

Let $R$ be a commutative ring, and let $I \subseteq R$ be a nilpotent ideal. Let moreover $M$ be an $R$-module, and let $IM$ be the submodule generated by the products $xm$ with $x \in I$ and $m \in M$...

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### Determinant of a special matrix in characteristic $p$

Let $K$ be a field of characteristic $p > 0$. Choose $p^i$ numbers of elements $c_1,\ldots,c_{p^i} \in K$ and consider the determinant $D$ of the following matrix$\colon$
\begin{pmatrix}\label{...

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### On a certain radical of the formal power series ring $K[[X_1,X_2,\ldots,X_{\infty}]]$

Let $K$ be a field of characteristic $p > 2$ and $A_{\infty} \colon= K[[X_1,X_2,\ldots,X_{\infty}]]$ be an infinitely-many-variable formal power series ring over $K$ (the symbol $X_{\infty}$ is to ...

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### Krull dimension of a local ring and completion

Let $A$ be a local ring (not noetherian) of finite Krull dimension such that its maximal ideal $\mathfrak{m}$ is of finite type.
Let $\hat{A}$ be its $\mathfrak{m}$-adic completion.
Do we have that $\...

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### Power series ring $\Theta[[X_1,\ldots,X_d]]$ and prime ideals

Let $\Theta$ be a domain. We shall choose $d$ elements $\theta_1,\ldots,\theta_d \in \Theta$ such that any chosen $j$ elements $\theta_{i_1},\ldots,\theta_{i_j}$ form a prime ideal $(\theta_{i_1},\...

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### Is a universally closed monomorphism a closed immersion?

The question is essentially in the title: $f\colon X \rightarrow Y$ is a monomorphism of schemes that is universally closed; does this imply that $f$ is a closed immersion? Any such $f$ is quasi-...

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### Power series ring and monomials

Let $A_n \colon= K[[X_1,\ldots,X_n]]$ be a formal power series ring over a field $K$ of characterisc $p > 0$ in $n$ variables.
For a given positive number $\epsilon > 0$ we call a monomial $X_{...

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### Reference request : $I$-adic smoothness

The following result has been know for a while now:
Let $f:\mathfrak X \rightarrow \mathfrak Y$ be an adic morphism of (locally) Noetherian formal schemes and $K\subset \mathcal O_{\mathfrak Y}$ and ...

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### Algebras such that the tensor product with any Noetherian algebra is Noetherian

Let $R$ be a Noetherian commutative unital ring. It is generally speaking not true that the tensor product of two Noetherian $R$-algebras is Noetherian (e.g. take $R$ to be a field, and consider the ...

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### “Noetherian” and “finitely generated” for polynomial algebras

Let $k$ be a field. Does there exist a positive integer $n$ such that there is $k$-subalgebra of $k[x_1, \dots, x_n]$ which is Noetherian but not finitely generated?

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### Moduli space of almost complex structures as an algebro-geometric object

Let $M$ be a closed real-analytic manifold of dimension $2n$. Is it possible to make sense of the moduli space of real-analytic almost complex structures on $M$ as an algebro-geometric object (...

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### Slightly noncommutative Nakayama's lemma?

Nakayama's lemma asserts the following. If $R $ is a commutative ring with an element $s$, and $M$ is a finitely generated module such that $sM = M$, then there exists $r \in R$ such that $rM =0$ and $...

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### An infinite dimensional local domain whose chains of primes are finite

Does there exist a local domain of infinite dimension in which every chain of prime ideals is finite?
Of course, such a ring must be neither noetherian nor catenary.
(This question arose while ...

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### Local ring of infinite dimension

Short version: Let $R$ be a commutative ring such that all chains of primes of $R$ with the same extremities have the same finite cardinality. Is $R$ locally finite-dimensional?
Longer version: Let $R$...

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### Non-noetherian cohomology and base change

Let $S$ be a connected scheme, let $\pi : \mathbb{P}_{S}^{r} \to S$ be projective $r$-space over $S$, and let $\mathcal{E}$ be a flat and locally finitely presented $\mathcal{O}_{\mathbb{P}_{S}^{r}}$-...

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### Heights of contracted ideals

Let $R$ be a non-noetherian domain. $S$ be a multiplicatively closed subset of $R$. Let $S^{-1}R$ be a localisation of $R$, where all element of $S$ is invertible. Suppose we have an ideal $I$ of $R$. ...

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### On rings for which given an ideal , over it every minimal prime ideal is finitely generated

Let $R$ be a commutative ring with unity. If for every ideal of $R$, the minimal prime ideals over it are all finitely generated, then there are finitely many minimal prime ideals over every ideal of $...

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### Integral domain satisfying a.c.c. on radical ideals and with algebraically closed fraction field

If $R$ is an integral domain satisfying acc on radical ideals (i.e. Noetherian spectrum) and if the fraction field of $R$ is algebraically closed, then is $R$ a field ?
If $R$ is normal (integrally ...

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### Do the transfinite powers of an ideal in the radical always reach 0?

This is true in the Noetherian case by Nakayama's lemma. Is it true in general?
Less tersely, let $R$ be a commutative ring and $I \subseteq \mathrm{rad}(R)$ be an ideal contained in the Jacobson ...

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### Assassins in zero-dimensional local rings

During a study of the behaviour of assassins and torsion functors (cf. this paper), I met the following problem about assassins in $0$-dimensional local rings.
Let $R$ be a commutative ring, and let $...

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### On the coherence of $K[[X_1,X_2,…]]$

Recall that a commutative ring is coherent if every finitely generated ideal is finitely presented, or equivalently if every submodule of every finitely generated module is finitely presented.
Let $A ...

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### Proof of the coherence of ${\Bbb F}_q[[X_1,\dots,X_{\infty}]]$

We shall define the infinitely-many-variable formal power series ring $A = {\Bbb F}_q[[X_1,\ldots,X_{\infty}]]$ over a finite field ${\Bbb F}_q$ as the following$\colon$
$A \colon= \underset{n \geq ...

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### Relative Bertini Theorem

Let
$A \colon= {\Bbb C}[S_1,\ldots,S_n]$ with $1 \leq n < \infty$
$B \colon= A[X_1,\ldots,X_d]$ with $2 \leq d < \infty$.
$O \colon= (0,\ldots,0)$ be the origin of ${\mathrm{Spec}}\,B$.
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### Torsion submodules of non-noetherian modules

Let $R$ be a commutative ring, let $\mathfrak{a}\subseteq R$ be an ideal, and let $M$ be an $R$-module. The $\mathfrak{a}$-torsion submodule of $M$ is defined as $$\Gamma_{\mathfrak{a}}(M)=\{x\in M\...

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### An infinitely-many-variable formal power series ring ${\Bbb F}_p[[X_1,\ldots]]$

We shall define a infinitely-many-variable formal power series ring ${\Bbb F}_p[[X_1,\ldots]]$ as follows$\colon$
${\Bbb F}_p[[X_1,\ldots]]\colon= \underset{n \geq 1}{\varprojlim}\, {\Bbb F}_p[[X_1,\...

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### Torsion functors and weak assassins

Let $R$ be a commutative ring, and let $\mathfrak{a}\subseteq R$ be an ideal. For an $R$-module $M$, we set $\Gamma_{\mathfrak{a}}(M)=\{x\in M\mid\exists n\in\mathbb{N}:\mathfrak{a}^nx=0\}$, and we ...

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### On the relation between two definitions of torsion functors

Let $R$ be a commutative ring, and let $\mathfrak{a}\subseteq R$ be an ideal. For an $R$-module we consider the sub-$R$-modules $$\Gamma_{\mathfrak{a}}(M)=\{x\in M\mid\exists n\in\mathbb{N}:\mathfrak{...

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### Is $Hom_R(S_X^{-1}R, E)$ the minimal injective cogenerator of $S_X^{-1}R$?

Assume that $R$ is a commutative Noetherian ring with minimal injective cogenerator $E$. For a finite set of maximal ideals $X$ of $R$, define the multiplicative set $$S_X=R-\bigcup_{\mathfrak{m}\in X}...

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### Algebras whose subalgebras are finitely generated

Let $k$ be a commutative ring. Is there a name for those commutative $k$-algebras with the property that every subalgebra is finitely generated? (Equivalently, the partial order of subalgebras is ...

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### Tensor products of two domains

Let $R$ be an integral noetherian regular local ring. Let $S$ be a noetherian integral domain such that $S/R$ is finite.
That is, $R \subset S$ and the surjection $R^{\oplus n} \twoheadrightarrow S$ ...

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### Prime Ideal of $A[X_1,…,X_d]$

Let $A$ be a UFD domain, i.e. integral and for any height one prime
${\frak p}$ of $A$, we have ${\frak p} = (u_{\frak p})$ for some $u_{\frak p} \in A$.
Once and for all, we fix the algebraic ...

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### Why are formal schemes assumed to be (locally) noetherian?

All sources that I know that study formal schemes seem to assume that they are locally noetherian. For instance, in Hartshorne "Algebraic Geometry", the author states: "For technical reasons we will ...

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### Krull-dimension of local domain

Let $(R,{\frak m}_R)$ be a local domain (not necessarily Noetherian). That is, $R$ is integral and ${\frak m}_R$ is the unique maximal ideal of $R$. Suppose that ${\frak m}_R$ is finitely generated.
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### Can K[[T_1,…,T_∞]] be embedded into K[[X,Y]]?

In the MathOverflow question about common false beliefs, the following answer teaches us that there is an embedding $\iota_n \colon K[[T_1,...,T_n]] \hookrightarrow K[[X,Y]]$. Now let us define the ...

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### Popescu-Neron Desingularization for K[[T_1,…,T_∞]]

Let $K[[T_1,...,T_n]]$ be a finitely many variables formal power series ring over a field $K$.
Dorin Popescu proved that there are smooth algebras $A_{\lambda}$'s which are of finite type over $K$ ...

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### Let $f:R\to S$ be a local finite monomorphism .If $M$ is an Artinian $S$-module, is it an Artinian $R$-module?

$(R,m)$ and $(S,n)$ are local rings (commutative Noetherian with 1).
Let $f:R\to S$ be a local homomorphism/monomorphism ($f(m)\subseteq n$), such that the natural induced homomorphism $R/m\to S/n$ ...

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### On the coherence of formal power series ring

Let $A = {\Bbb F}_p[[X_1,X_2,...]]$
be the ring of formal power series with infinitely many variables over the finite field ${\Bbb F}_p.$
$A$ consists of such formal sum elements as $\sum c_{e_1,.....

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### Structure sheaf of affine variety consists of noetherian rings (again)

Let $X\subseteq \mathbb{A}^n$ be an affine variety.
The local ring of $X$ at $p\in X$, given by $\mathcal{O}_{X,p}=\{f\in k(X):f \text{ regular at } p\}$ is noetherian because it is a localization of ...

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### Structure theorem for non-Noetherian local rings

Is there a structure theorem (like Cohen 's structure theorem) for non-Noetherian local rings?
I am adding what I am looking for as someone asked in the comment.
If $R$ is a local domain (not ...

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### Are prime ideals of finite height in the powers series ring in infinitely variables finitely generated?

Let $A:= {\mathbb F}_p[[X_1,...,X_∞]]$ be the infinitely many variables formal power series ring over ${\mathbb F}_p$, which is UFD.
Consider an arbitrary prime ideal $P$ of $A$ such that the height ...

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### Number of minimal primes for UFD

Let $R$ be a UFD which is NOT noetherian. It is well-known that $R$
is a Krull ring. Let $I$ be an ideal of $R$ such that the height of $I$
is $d$ which is finite.
Question. Is the number of minimal ...

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### non-Noetherian r-Noetherian ring with Noetherian total quotient ring

A commutative ring is said to be r-Noetherian if every regular ideal is finitely generated, where an ideal is said to be regular if it contains a non-zerodivisor. Does there exist a non-Noetherian r-...

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### $R$ is isomorphic to $R[X,Y]$, but not to $R[X]$

Is there a commutative ring $R$ with $R \cong R[X,Y]$ and $R \not\cong R[X]$?
This is a ring-theoretic analog of my previous question about abelian groups: In fact, in any algebraic category we may ...

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### rings with 'flat functions'

Let $(R,\mathfrak{m})$ be a local ring over a field. Suppose the ring has flat elements, i.e. $\mathfrak{m}^\infty\neq\{0\}$. (The prototype is of course $C^\infty(\Bbb{R}^p,0)$, or a quotient of it, ...

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### Strategies for proving a category is Noetherian?

Let $C$ be a small linear category over a commutative ring $R$. A representation of $C$ is an $R$-linear functor $C \to \mathrm{Mod}(R)$. For example, for each $c\in C$, there is a representation $[...

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### $\inf\{i\in \mathbb N \cup \{0\}\cup\infty\mid Ext^i_R(R/I,R)\neq 0\}=0 ?$

Let $R := k[x_1, \cdots, x_n, \cdots]/(x_1^1, \cdots , x^n_n, \cdots),$ where $k$ is a field. Set $I:=(x_1, \cdots, x_n, \cdots)$. the questions are:
Is $\inf\{i\in \mathbb N \cup \{0\}\cup \{\...

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### Weak assassins and essential morphisms

Let $R$ be a commutative ring and let $M\rightarrow N$ be an essential morphism of $R$-modules. Then, $M$ and $N$ have the same associated primes.
Over non-noetherian rings the notion of associated ...