Min-max theory of minimal surfaces and applications

Fernando C. Marques, André Neves

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This paper gives a brief account of some recent results of the authors: the proof of the Willmore conjecture for surfaces; the proof of the Freedman-He-Wang conjecture for links (jointly with Agol); the proof of the existence of infinitely many minimal hypersurfaces in manifolds of positive Ricci curvature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationContemporary Mathematics
PublisherAmerican Mathematical Society
Number of pages13
StatePublished - 2016

Publication series

NameContemporary Mathematics
ISSN (Print)0271-4132
ISSN (Electronic)1098-3627

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Mathematics


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