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Author Li, Tao
Source arXiv.org
Content type Text
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Date of Submission 2010-02-09
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Mathematics
Subject Keyword Mathematics - Geometric Topology ♦ 57N10 ♦ 57M50 ♦ 57M25 ♦ math
Abstract We give an algorithmic proof of the theorem that a closed orientable irreducible and atoroidal 3-manifold has only finitely many Heegaard splittings in each genus, up to isotopy. The proof gives an algorithm to determine the Heegaard genus of an atoroidal 3-manifold.
Description Reference: Geom. Topol. 15 (2011) 1029-1106
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Article
Page Count 74


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