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Local geometric properties of real submanifolds in complex space

Authors: M. S. Baouendi, P. Ebenfelt and Linda Preiss Rothschild
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 37 (2000), 309-336
MSC (2000): Primary 32V40, 32V35, 32V25, 32H02, 32V15, 32T15
Published electronically: February 24, 2000
MathSciNet review: 1754643
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Abstract: We survey some recent results on local geometric properties of real submanifolds of complex space. Our main focus is on the structure and properties of mappings between such submanifolds. We relate these results to the classification of real submanifolds under biholomorphic, algebraic, or formal transformations. Examples and open problems in this context are also mentioned.

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M. S. Baouendi
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093

P. Ebenfelt
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Royal Institute of Technology, 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden

Linda Preiss Rothschild
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093

Received by editor(s): July 22, 1999
Received by editor(s) in revised form: October 28, 1999
Published electronically: February 24, 2000
Additional Notes: The first and the third authors are partially supported by National Science Foundation grant DMS 98-01258. The second author is supported by a grant from the Swedish Natural Science Research Council.
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