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Compact riemannian manifolds with essential groups of conformorphisms.

Authors: A. J. Ledger and Morio Obata
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 150 (1970), 645-651
MSC: Primary 53.72
MathSciNet review: 0262971
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Abstract: A solution to the following conjecture: A compact connected riemannian $ n$-manifold $ (n > 2)$ with an essential group of conformorphisms is conformorphic to a euclidean $ n$-sphere.

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Keywords: Conformorphism, essential (inessential) group of conformorphisms
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