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Volume 18, Issue 4

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Canonical contact unit cotangent bundle

Takahiro Oba / Burak Ozbagci
Published Online: 2018-01-31 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/advgeom-2017-0057

Abstract

We describe an explicit open book decomposition adapted to the canonical contact structure on the unit cotangent bundle of a closed surface.

Keywords: Closed surface; unit cotangent bundle; contact structure; open book decomposition

MSC 2010: 53D35; 57R17

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About the article


Received: 2016-02-19

Revised: 2016-07-13

Published Online: 2018-01-31

Published in Print: 2018-10-25


Funding: The first author was partially supported by JSPS KAKENHI Grant Number 15J05214.


Citation Information: Advances in Geometry, Volume 18, Issue 4, Pages 405–424, ISSN (Online) 1615-7168, ISSN (Print) 1615-715X, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/advgeom-2017-0057.

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