# Questions tagged [spectral-sequences]

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### Relation between $G_0(X)$ and $\mathrm{Cl}(X)$ for a normal variety $X$

Let $k$ be an algebraically closed field and $X$ be a normal variety over $k$.
I am trying to show that there is a surjective group homomorphism $G_0(X)\rightarrow \mathbb{Z}\oplus \mathrm{Cl}(X)$, by ...

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### Image of the boundary maps in the homological spectral sequence of a filtration of a chain complex

I'm trying to understand the construction of the homological spectral sequence of a filtration given in C.A.Weibel ''An introduction to homological algebra''. Here, they start with a filtration of a ...

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### The second stable homotopy group

I am interested in the low-degree stable homotopy group $\pi_2^{s}(X)$ of a path-connected space $X$. Using the Atiyah-Hirzebruch spectral sequence, we have the short exact sequence $0\to H_1(X,\...

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### Infinite dimensional homology and spectral sequences

I am new to spectral sequences, so I'm not sure about the difficulty of this question.
Suppose we have a filtration of a chain complex $\emptyset=D_{-1}\subset D_{0}\subset D_1\subset\dots D_n= C$ and ...

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### Leray spectral sequence and pullbacks

I am trying to find a reference for the following well-known result on the functoriality of the Leray spectral sequence:
Let $\pi:X\to Y$ and $\pi':X'\to Y'$ be morphisms of schemes and denote by $E_2^...

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### For locally profinite groups $H\lhd G$, is there a spectral sequence $\newcommand\@[2]{{\rm Ext}_#1^{#2}(\pi_1,\pi_2)}H^p(G/H,\@Hq)\implies\@G{p+q}$?

Let $G$ be a locally profinite group and let $H$ be a closed normal subgroup. Let $\pi_1$ and $\pi_2$ be two smooth complex representations of $G$. Is there always a spectral sequence as follows?
$$...

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### Interpreting the edges in the Serre spectral sequence

Let $F \hookrightarrow E \stackrel{\pi}{\rightarrow} B$ be a fiber bundle. For simplicity, assume that $F$ is connected, that $B$ is $1$-connected, and that $B$ is a CW complex. Consider the Serre ...

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### Spectral sequence for two fibrations

Given maps of fibrations, i.e. commutative diagrams of smooth manifolds
$$\begin{matrix}
\ F & \to & E &\to & B \\\
\downarrow & & \downarrow & & \downarrow \\\
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### infinite families in stable homotopy groups

The question is about infinite families in stable homotopy groups. Yes, there are some Q&A about the topic.
But I wonder if the order of Mahowald's elements is known?
in Green Book it mentioned ...

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### "Standard computations" with stable Hopf invariants

I am struggling in understanding the proof of Lemma 10.6 of the paper "Mapping class groups and function spaces" by Bodigheimer, Cohen and Peim http://www.math.uni-bonn.de/people/cfb/...

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### Relation between cohomology operations and the Adams spectral sequence

$\newcommand{\Z}{\mathbb Z} \DeclareMathOperator{\Ext}{Ext}
\DeclareMathOperator{\Cone}{Cone}$
I'm trying to understand how higher order cohomology operations are related to the Adams spectral ...

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### Surjection of a short exact sequence induced by spectral sequence (from paper of Schneider/Stuhler)

Let $K=\mathbb{Q}_p$ and $X$ a smooth separated rigid analytic variety over $K$ with coherent sheaf $\mathcal{F}$. Furthermore, $U \subset X$ is an open subvariety with admissible covering
$$ \dotsb \...

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### Explicit description of the Leray spectral sequence with compact supports for a fibration

Consider a locally trivial fibration $f: E \to B$ with fiber $F = \mathbb{C}^n$. The Leray spectral sequence with compact supports is
$$ E_2: H^p_c(B, \underline{H^q_c(F)}) \implies H^{p+q}_c(E). $$
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### Explicit computation of hyper Ext in terms of the homologies of the input chain complexes

This question was asked on math.stackexchange and didn't receive any traction, so I'm turning to the MO community. Hello!
Let $C_{\bullet}$ and $D_{\bullet}$ be chain complexes of $R$-modules for some ...

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### Basic example of derived descent

I've been trying to understand the Adams spectral sequence, and I've gotten myself confused about how derived descent is supposed to work, so I would like to understand a simple example.
Given a ...

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### Understand the proof that rational resolution is independent of the resolution

EDIT. Karl Schwede has given a different approach to solve this question, which is very clear. However, I still want to figure out how to deal with this problem along Ein's line, and waiting for the ...

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### Name for the "other term" in a derived exact couple

I'm building a spectral sequence using an exact couple $D^1 \to D^1 \to E^1 \to D^1$, with $k$th derived exact couple $D^k \to D^k \to E^k \to D^k$. In this case, I happen to have more information ...

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### Grothendieck spectral sequence and exact couples

I'm thinking about the Grothendieck spectral sequence. I'm trying to understand how it relates to exact couples. Can anyone help me prove in general that the Grothendieck Spectral sequence converges ...

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### When does Tate spectral sequence degenerate at $E_2$?

For a spectrum $M \in \text{Sp}^{B\mathbb{S}^1}$ with a circle group action, there is Tate spectral sequence
$$
E_2^{ij}=\pi_{-i}(H(\pi_{-j}M))^{t\mathbb{S}^1} \Longrightarrow \pi_{-i-j}(M^{t\mathbb{S}...

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### Higher order differentials of Bockstein spectral sequence

The Bockstein SS is obtained from the exact sequence
$$0\to\mathbb{Z}\xrightarrow{2}\mathbb{Z}\to\mathbb{Z}/2\to 0$$
with $E_1^p=H^p(X,\mathbb{Z}/2)$ and the differential $d_1=Sq^1$.
How to identify ...

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### Tensor product of exact couples

Suppose $(D_1,E_1;i_1,j_1,k_1)$ and $(D_2,E_2;i_2,j_2,k_2)$ are two exact couples, ie., there are exact sequences $D_1\xrightarrow{i_1}D_1\xrightarrow{j_1}E_1\xrightarrow{k_1}D_1$ and $D_2\xrightarrow{...

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### The $\pi_1(BM)$ action on $H^*(BH,R)$ in a Serre fibration $BH\to BG\to BM$

$R$ is a ring. Applying the Serre spectral sequence to a fibration $F\to E\to B$, to avoid local coefficients, we need to require that $\pi_1(B)$ acts on $H^*(F, R)$ trivially. Consider a fibration of ...

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### Spectral sequences associated to cohomologies of simplicial type and derived-functor type: Proof of convergence

Assume I have two cohomology theories $\mathrm{\tilde{H}^{*}}$ and $\mathrm{H^{*}}$, the latter being defined over a Grothendieck site $X$ as the derived functor of some left-exact covariant functor $\...

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### $BP$-Adams Novikov Spectral Sequence or Homotopy groups of $S/3$

What is know about the homotopy groups of $S/3$ where $S/3 = \mathrm{hocofib}(S \xrightarrow{\cdot 3} S)$? Otherwise, is there some reference I can consult for the $BP$-ANSS for $S/3$?

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### The Hochschild–Serre spectral sequence and cup products

Let $X$ be a variety over a field $k$ with separable closure $k_s$. Let $A$, $B$ be étale sheaves on $X$. Consider now the Hochschild–Serre spectral sequences.
\begin{align*}
E_2^{pq}: H^p(k, H^q(X_{...

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### Frölicher spectral sequence of a surface

Asked this on MSE but didn't get much attention.
Let $ S $ be a compact complex surface. Can anyone provide a proof of the fact that the Frölicher spectral sequence of $ S $ degenerates at $ E_1 $?
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### Do we really need degeneracies for spectral sequence of homotopy simplicial chain complex?

Let's consider an homotopy simplicial chain complex, that is a functor of $\infty$-categories $X_{\bullet} = \textrm{N}(\Delta^{op}) \to \mathcal{C}_{\ge 0}$, where $\mathcal{C}_{\ge 0}$ is the $\...

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### Mayer–Vietoris sequence for coproduct of Hopf algebras

Is there a Mayer–Vietoris-type sequence for the homology of a coproduct of two Hopf algebras over an ideal? The definition of the coproduct can be found in Agore - Categorical Constructions for Hopf ...

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### spectral sequence Ext(R/I,H^g(M)) => Ext^{p+q}(R/I,M)

I am reading papers of Local cohomology and came across some spectral sequences. I then started reading about spectral sequences from Rotman's book. I havent finished reading the chapters on spectrals ...

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### In the not necessarily abelian cat setting, is there a Grothendieck spectral sequence for computing the homotopy of a composition of derived functors?

Recall the Grothendieck spectral sequence which computes the homology groups of a composition of left derived functors $F$ and $G$ on abelian categories:
\begin{align*}
E_{p,q}^{2}(A)=L_{p}G\circ L_{q}...

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### How to compute the $G$-theory groups of $k[x,y]/(xy)$ for any field $k$

I am trying to compute the $G$-theory groups of the ring $k[x,y]/(xy)$ for any field $k$. What I have tried so far are two approaches.
Approach 1: Use the $G$-theory localization sequence for $k[x,y]/(...

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### Exact sequence for low-degree terms of relative de Rham cohomology

Let $\varphi:X\to Y$ be a morphism of schemes, smooth of relative dimension 1. The de Rham cohomology $H^\bullet(X/Y)$ is the result of applying the derived functor $R^\bullet\varphi_*$ to the de Rham ...

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### Does Kudo's transgression theorem still hold when the coefficient is ℤ/pⁿℤ?

I am trying to compute a Lyndon–Hochschild–Serre spectral sequence with coefficient $\mathbb{Z}/p^2\mathbb{Z}$, where $p$ is an odd prime, and Kudo's transgression theorem looks like a good tool for ...

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### Borel spectral sequence with non-compact fibers

I was reading the following paper which claims to generalize Borel spectral sequence for non-compact Stein fibers. However, I don't understand how the following bundle fits into the picture:
$$
(\...

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### Diagrams filled by the edge homomorphism of the Grothendieck spectral sequence

Suppose $A,B,C,D,Z$ are abelian categories. Let $G:C\longrightarrow D$, $F:D\longrightarrow Z$, $P:C\longrightarrow A$, $G':A\longrightarrow B$, $P':D\longrightarrow B$ and $F':B\longrightarrow Z$ are ...

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### Cohomology ring $H^*(BG,\mathbb{Z}_2)$ for $G=\mathbb{Z}_2\ltimes B^2\mathbb{Z}^2$

$$
\newcommand{\Z}{\mathbb{Z}}
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Consider the group $G=\Z_2\ltimes B^2\Z^2$ where $\Z_2$ acts on $\Z^2$ by interchanging the two factors of $\Z^2$, hence $\Z_2$ also acts on the Eilenberg-MacLane ...

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### Borel's transgression theorem for spectral sequences

My question is about part of the Borel Transgression Theorem on spectral sequences, translated from [1, Theorem 13.1] (see also [2] for a translated version of the whole paper):
Let $B^\bullet := \...

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### Cohomology spectral sequence of a CW complex filtered by its skeletons

Let $X$ be a CW complex. Suppose, $$\emptyset\subset X^0\subset X^1\subset \cdots \subset X^p\subset \cdots \subset X= \bigcup_{i=0}^{\infty} X^i,$$
is a filtration of $X$ by its skeletons $X^i$. Now ...

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### Thom spectrum of $(\mathrm{Spin}\times_{Z_2} \mathrm{SO}(d))$

$\DeclareMathOperator\MSO{MSO}\DeclareMathOperator\MSpin{MSpin}\DeclareMathOperator\SO{SO}\DeclareMathOperator\BSO{BSO}\DeclareMathOperator\BG{BG}\DeclareMathOperator\BO{BO}\DeclareMathOperator\MG{MG}\...

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### When the Leray spectral sequences for nice compactifications give the Deligne's weight ones?

Assume that $X$ is a proper smooth variety over an algebraically closed field $k$, $U=X\setminus (\cup D_i))$ where $D_i$ are closed subvarieties such that the set-theoretic intersections of all sets ...

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### Dimension three spectral sequences

If you have two triangulated functors $F,G$, you can compute the cohomology of $FG(-)$ in terms of the cohomology of $G(-)$ and the cohomology of $F(-)$, in terms of a ``Grothendieck spectral sequence'...

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### Galois-action on spectral sequence

Let $X_\bullet\to S$ be a proper surjective hypercover of a $k$-scheme by smooth proper $k$-schemes. This gives a proper surjective hypercover $X'_\bullet\to S_{\bar{k}}$ where $X'_n:=X_n\times_k \bar{...

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### Can we construct a filtered chain complex from a spectral sequence?

Suppose $\{(E_r,d_r)\}$ for $r>0$ forms a spectral sequence over a field $\mathbb{F}$, i.e. for any $r$, $(E_r,d_r)$ is a chain complex over $\mathbb{F}$ and $E_{r+1}=H(E_r,d_r)$. For simplicity, ...

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### Cohomology of BG, G non-connected Lie group, and spectral sequence relating to classifying space of connected component of the identity

Suppose $G$ is a Lie group, with $\pi_0(G)$ not necessarily finite, but might as well assume $G_0$, the connected component of the identity, is compact.
In the case that $\pi_0(G)$ is finite, then we ...

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### Spectral sequence from a stratification by closed subvarieties

I am looking for a reference for the following result: If $X$ is an algebraic variety and
$$X = T_n \supset T_{n-1} \supset \cdots \supset T_{-1} = \varnothing$$
is a stratification (edit: filtration) ...

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### Adams blue book lemma 17.14: computing a $\mathbb{F}_2$ basis for a filtration of $H\mathbb{Z}_*(bu \wedge bu)$

First off let me apologize for not being able to give all the context for this question. I'm learning how to do computations in stable homotopy theory and have been particularly spending a lot of time ...

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### Group cohomology with coefficients in a graded module

I am working in a problem group cohomology and nailed it down to compute a cohomology using an spectral sequence argument. The situation is as follows:
Let $G = C_4 = \langle \sigma \rangle$ be the ...

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### Geometric filtration for Eilenberg-Moore spectral sequence

I'm reading the paper by Eilenberg-Moore (https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/BF02564371.pdf) about the Eilenberg-Moore spectral sequence.
In section 11, they introduce the notion of ...

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### Spectral sequences as deformation theory

I believe that running the spectral sequence of a filtered complex / spectrum $ \cdots \to F_n \to F_{n+1} \to \cdots$ can be viewed as doing deformation theory in some very primitive "derived ...

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### Spectral sequences in algebraic topology [duplicate]

What books/articles do you recommend for learning spectral sequences? I am interested in their applications to algebraic topology, particularly to understand the homology of fibre bundles. I have a ...