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Einstein manifolds and contact geometry

Authors: Charles P. Boyer and Krzysztof Galicki
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 129 (2001), 2419-2430
MSC (2000): Primary 53C25
Published electronically: January 18, 2001
MathSciNet review: 1823927
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Abstract: We show that every K-contact Einstein manifold is Sasakian-Einstein and discuss several corollaries of this result.

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Charles P. Boyer
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131

Krzysztof Galicki
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131

Received by editor(s): December 16, 1999
Published electronically: January 18, 2001
Additional Notes: This work was partially supported by NSF grant DMS-9970904.
Communicated by: Christopher Croke
Article copyright: © Copyright 2001 American Mathematical Society

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