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On the partition of the 2-sphere by geodesic nets


Author: Aladár Heppes
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 127 (1999), 2163-2165
MSC (1991): Primary 53C22; Secondary 53A10
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-99-04966-7
Published electronically: March 17, 1999
MathSciNet review: 1618690
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Abstract: The main result of the paper is that for every natural number $n$ there exists a geodesic net with vertices of degree 3 or 4 partitioning the round 2-sphere into $n$ regions.


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Aladár Heppes
Affiliation: Vércse u. 24/A, H-1124 Budapest, Hungary
Email: h9202hep@helka.iif.hu

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-99-04966-7
Keywords: Geodesic, net, partition
Received by editor(s): October 21, 1997
Published electronically: March 17, 1999
Additional Notes: The author was partially supported by the Hungarian National Science Foundation.
Communicated by: Christopher Croke
Article copyright: © Copyright 1999 American Mathematical Society

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