Taimanov's surface evolution and

Bäcklund transformations for curves

Authors:
Oscar Garay and Joel Langer

Journal:
Conform. Geom. Dyn. **3** (1999), 37-49

MSC (1991):
Primary 35Q51, 35Q53, 53A05, 53A35, 53A30

Published electronically:
March 25, 1999

MathSciNet review:
1684040

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Abstract: Taimanov's evolution of conformally parametrized surfaces in Euclidean space by the modified Novikov-Veselov equation is interpreted here (in the revolution case) using hyperbolic geometry and Bäcklund transformations for curves.

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**Oscar Garay**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Universidad Pais Vasco, Bilbao, Spain

Email:
mtpgabeo@lg.ehu.es

**Joel Langer**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Email:
jxl6@po.cwru.edu

DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S1088-4173-99-00043-0

Received by editor(s):
October 28, 1998

Published electronically:
March 25, 1999

Additional Notes:
We wish to acknowledge the support of the Departamento De Educacion, Universidades E Investigacion, Gobierno Vasco, for J. Langer’s visit.

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