Combinatorial volume preserving flows and taut foliations

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

9 Scopus citations


A π1-injective closed surface in an orientable 3-manifold with a tangentially smooth, transversely C0 taut foliation can be homotoped to an immersed surface which is either transverse to the foliation except at isolated saddle tangencies or mapped into a leaf.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)109-124
Number of pages16
JournalCommentarii Mathematici Helvetici
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Mathematics


  • Combinatorial volume preserving flow
  • Normal surface
  • Taut foliation


Dive into the research topics of 'Combinatorial volume preserving flows and taut foliations'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this