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A global correspondence between
CMC-surfaces in $S^3$ and pairs
of non-conformal harmonic maps into $S^2$

Authors: R. Aiyama, K. Akutagawa, R. Miyaoka and M. Umehara
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 128 (2000), 939-941
MSC (2000): Primary 53C42; Secondary 53A10
Published electronically: October 25, 1999
MathSciNet review: 1707134
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Abstract: We show there is a global correspondence between branched constant mean curvature (i.e. CMC-) immersions in $S^3/\{\pm 1\}$ and pairs of non-conformal harmonic maps into $S^2$ in the same associated family. Furthermore, we give two applications.

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R. Aiyama
Affiliation: Institute of Mathematics, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8571, Japan

K. Akutagawa
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Shizuoka University, Shizuoka 422-8529, Japan

R. Miyaoka
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Sophia University, Tokyo 102-8554, Japan

M. Umehara
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima 739-8526, Japan

Received by editor(s): April 15, 1998
Published electronically: October 25, 1999
Communicated by: Christopher Croke
Article copyright: © Copyright 1999 American Mathematical Society

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