# the set of prime ideals of a commutative ring with identity

The set of all prime ideals^{} of a commutative ring $R$ with identity
is called the spectrum of the ring (http://planetmath.org/PrimeSpectrum) and is denoted $\mathrm{Spec}(R)$.

Title | the set of prime ideals of a commutative ring with identity |
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Canonical name | TheSetOfPrimeIdealsOfACommutativeRingWithIdentity |

Date of creation | 2013-03-22 14:01:47 |

Last modified on | 2013-03-22 14:01:47 |

Owner | bwebste (988) |

Last modified by | bwebste (988) |

Numerical id | 7 |

Author | bwebste (988) |

Entry type | Definition |

Classification | msc 13A15 |