The smale conjecture for hyperbolic 3-manifolds: Isom (M3) ≃ diff (M3)

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Abstract

The main result of this paper is, “If M is a closed hyperbolic 3-manifold, then the inclusion of the isometry group Isom(M) into the diffeomorphism group Diff(M) is a homotopy equivalence.”

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)113-149
Number of pages37
JournalJournal of Differential Geometry
Volume58
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Analysis
  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Geometry and Topology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'The smale conjecture for hyperbolic 3-manifolds: Isom (M<sup>3</sup>) ≃ diff (M<sup>3</sup>)'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this