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Compact $ 2$-manifolds as maximal ideal spaces

Author: Alfred G. Brandstein
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 41 (1973), 498-500
MSC: Primary 46J20
MathSciNet review: 0324426
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Abstract: It is shown that every compact $ 2$-manifold is (homeomorphic to) the maximal ideal space of an antisymmetric algebra which is Dirichlet on its Šilov boundary.

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Keywords: $ 2$-manifold, Dirichlet
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