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A generalized translation theorem for free homeomorphisms of surfaces


Author: Lucien Guillou
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 123 (1995), 3243-3250
MSC: Primary 54H20
MathSciNet review: 1301500
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Abstract: Let h be a free homeomorphism with a finite set of fixed points on a compact surface. Then h is, on the complement of the fixed point set, everywhere 'semi-locally' conjugate to a translation. This generalizes the Brouwer plane translation theorem.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1995-1301500-0
PII: S 0002-9939(1995)1301500-0
Keywords: Brouwer translation theorem, free homeomorphisms
Article copyright: © Copyright 1995 American Mathematical Society