## Isotropic motivic category

Alexander Vishik

The University of Nottingham

September 12, 2018

Abstract: It was observed for a while (at least, since the times of E.Witt) that the notion

of anisotropy of an algebraic variety (that is, the absence of points of degree prime to a given p on it) plays an important role (most notably, in the theory of quadratic forms).

of anisotropy of an algebraic variety (that is, the absence of points of degree prime to a given p on it) plays an important role (most notably, in the theory of quadratic forms).