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A generalization of the classical sphere theorem

Author: Changyu Xia
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 125 (1997), 255-258
MSC (1991): Primary 53C20
MathSciNet review: 1363441
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Abstract: In this paper, we prove a sphere theorem for Riemannian manifolds with partially positive curvature which generalizes the classical sphere theorem.

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Changyu Xia
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230026, People’s Republic of China
Address at time of publication: Instituto de Matemática Pure e Aplicada, Estrada Dona Castorina, 110, 22460-320 Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brasil

Keywords: Curvature, sphere theorem
Received by editor(s): August 2, 1995
Additional Notes: This work was partially supported by the JSPS postdoctoral fellowship and National Natural Science Foundation of China.
Communicated by: Christopher Croke
Article copyright: © Copyright 1997 American Mathematical Society

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