eBook Foliations 2012: Proceedings Of The International Conference, 1st Edition

  • Published By: World Scientific Publishing Company
  • ISBN-10: 9814556866
  • ISBN-13: 9789814556866
  • DDC: 514.72
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 276 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released January 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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This volume is a compilation of new results and surveys on the current state of some aspects of the foliation theory presented during the conference FOLIATIONS 2012. It contains recent materials on foliation theory which is related to differential geometry, the theory of dynamical systems and differential topology. Both the original research and survey articles found in here should inspire students and researchers interested in foliation theory and the related fields to plan his/her further research.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
1: Characterization of the Uniform Perfectness of Diffeomorphism Groups Preserving a Submanifold.
2: Recent Progress in Geometric Foliation Theory.
3: A Class of Dimensional Type Estimations of Topological Entropy of Groups and Pseudogroups.
4: The Sutured Thurston Norm.
5: Foliations of S3 by Dupin Cyclides.
6: Transverse Invariant Measures Extend to the Ambient Space.
7: On a Poincaré Lemma for Foliations.
8: Compact Generation for Topological Groupoids.
9: Prescribing the Positive Mixed Scalar Curvature of Totally Geodesic Foliations.
10: Tautness and the Godbillon-Vey Class of Foliations.
11: Local and Global Stability of Leaves of Conformal Foliations.
12: Problem Set.
List of Participants.
Author Index.