The Whitehead manifold is a union of two Euclidean space

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Abstract

We show that the Whitehead manifold is the union of two submanifolds each of which is homeomorphic to R3 that intersect in an R3. These submanifolds are the complements of disjoint D2-limit laminations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberjtr010
Pages (from-to)529-534
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Topology
Volume4
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Geometry and Topology

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