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Shelling $ 3$-cells in compact triangulated $ 3$-manifolds


Author: L. B. Treybig
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 33 (1972), 171-174
MSC: Primary 57.01
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1972-0290374-X
MathSciNet review: 0290374
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Abstract: Although examples of nonshellable 3-cells are known, this paper shows that every compact 3-manifold (with or without boundary) has a triangulation in which every 3-cell which is the union of 3-simplexes of the triangulation can be shelled.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1972-0290374-X
Keywords: Triangulated 3-manifolds, 3-cell, free cell, shelling order
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