# Questions tagged [quiver-varieties]

Quiver variety refers to a number of varieties constructed as moduli spaces of representations of quivers.

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### Intuition for the McGerty-Nevins compactification of quiver varieties

In Section 4 of the paper Kirwan surjectivity for quiver varieties (Inventiones Math. 2018) McGerty and Nevins define a compactification of the moduli space of representations
of the preprojective ...

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### Which abelian categories have homological dimension 1?

In this MSRI lecture Geometry of Quiver Varieties I, Victor Ginzburg describes all abelian categories of homological dimension $1$ as being either
a category of representations $\mathrm{Rep}_\mathbf{...

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### Image of a quiver variety under natural morphism

We know that the natural morphism $\pi:\mathfrak{M}_{\theta}(Q,\mathbf{v},\mathbf{w})\rightarrow \mathfrak{M}_0(Q,\mathbf{v},\mathbf{w})$ between a smooth and affine quiver variety is not necessarily ...

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### Core of the Jordan quiver variety

It is known that, given the Jordan quiver, dimension vectors
$\textbf{v}=n,\textbf{w}=1$ and a stability condition $\theta<0,$ the corresponding quiver variety $\mathcal{M}_{\theta}(n,1)\cong \...

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### Core components of quiver varieties as fiber bundles of flag varieties

Is there an example of Nakajima quiver variety of type A which has all core components smooth, such that at least one of them is NOT an iterated fibre bundle of flag manifolds (i.e. a space obtained ...

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### Lagrangian cores of quiver variety in different GIT chambers

Let $\pi: \mathfrak{M}_{(\theta,0)}(Q,\text{v},\text{w}) \rightarrow \mathfrak{M}_{(0,0)}(Q,\text{v},\text{w})$ be the projective morphism between Nakajima quiver varieties when complex moment ...

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### Quiver variety analogue of Grothendieck-Springer resolution

A standard example of Nakajima quiver varieties are type A Springer resolutions $\widetilde{\mathcal{N}} \to \mathcal{N}$. In the theory of Springer resolutions it is often beneficial to consider the ...

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### Generalizations of toric varieties

I would like to know, whether the following quotient construction has been considered, or whether it makes sense:
One way to think of toric varieties is as a quotient of $\mathbb{C}^n$ (minus ...

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### How is the free modular lattice on 3 generators related to 8-dimensional space?

Here are three facts which sound potentially related. What are the actual relationships?
In 1900, Dedekind constructed the free modular lattice on 3 generators as a sublattice of the lattice of ...

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### For which quiver varieties is Kirwan surjectivity known?

The cohomology of Nakajima quiver varieties is a quite interesting object. It's equipped with some natural classes given by the Chern classes of the tautological bundles associated to the spaces in ...

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### Conditions under which a bijective morphism of quasi-projective varieties is an isomorphism

I'm currently reading a paper by Nakajima (Quiver Varieties and Tensor Products), and I'm having a hard time understanding a very specific step in his proof of Lemma 3.2. Essentially, we have two (...

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### Flag Varieties via Quiver Varieties

In type $A$ it is possible to realise the flag variety $\mathcal{F}$ of $\text{SL}_{n}(\mathbb{C})$ via Nakajima's quiver varieties: consider the vectors $v=(1,2,\ldots, n-1), w=(0,\ldots,0,n)$. Then, ...

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### Non-Symmetric Quiver Varieties

Given a symmetric Cartan datum $(I,\cdot)$, H. Nakajima has defined a family of varieties - known as quiver varieties - and has used them to give geometric constructions of the representation theory ...