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Smooth actions of $R^n$

Author: Sol Schwartzman
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 134 (2006), 379-384
MSC (2000): Primary 37A15, 37C40
Published electronically: September 21, 2005
MathSciNet review: 2176005
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Abstract: Given a smooth action of $R^n$ on a $k$-dimensional differentiable manifold $M^k$, for each $0\le r\le k$ we associate with ``almost all" oriented orbits of dimension $r$ an element of $H_r(M^k,R)$.

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Sol Schwartzman
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881

Received by editor(s): March 15, 2004
Published electronically: September 21, 2005
Communicated by: Michael Handel
Article copyright: © Copyright 2005 American Mathematical Society

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