We clarify that the Ricci flow can be used to give an independent proof of the uniformization theorem of Riemann surfaces.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Applied Mathematics
- Ricci flow
- Uniformization of Riemann surfaces
Chen, X., Lu, P., & Tian, G. (2006). A note on uniformization of Riemann surfaces by Ricci flow. Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, 134(11), 3391-3393. https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-06-08360-2