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On uniqueness of Riemann's examples

Authors: Yi Fang and Fusheng Wei
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 126 (1998), 1531-1539
MSC (1991): Primary 53A10; Secondary 35P99
MathSciNet review: 1459120
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Abstract: We prove that a properly embedded minimal annulus with one flat end, bounded in a slab by lines or circles, is a part of a Riemann's example.

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Yi Fang
Affiliation: Centre for Mathematics and its Applications School of Mathematical Sciences Australian National University Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia

Fusheng Wei
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, Virginia 24061-0123

Received by editor(s): October 21, 1996
Additional Notes: The first author is supported by the Australian Research Council.
Communicated by: Peter Li
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