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Nonnegatively curved vector bundles with large normal holonomy groups

Author: Kristopher Tapp
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 136 (2008), 295-300
MSC (2000): Primary 53Cxx
Published electronically: October 12, 2007
MathSciNet review: 2350416
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Abstract: When $ B$ is a biquotient, we show that there exist vector bundles over $ B$ with metrics of nonnegative curvature whose normal holonomy groups have arbitrarily large dimension.

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Kristopher Tapp
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Suffolk University, Fenton Building, Room 621, 32 Derne St., Boston, Massachusetts 02114

Keywords: Nonnegative curvature, biquotient, holonomy
Received by editor(s): April 21, 2006
Received by editor(s) in revised form: October 23, 2006
Published electronically: October 12, 2007
Additional Notes: The author was supported in part by NSF grant DMS–0303326.
Communicated by: Jon G. Wolfson
Article copyright: © Copyright 2007 American Mathematical Society
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