Statically tame periodic homeomorphisms of compact connected manifolds. I. Homeomorphisms conjugate to rotations of the sphere
Author:
Edwin E. Moise
Journal:
Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 252 (1979), 147
MSC:
Primary 57S17; Secondary 57Q15
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534109
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Abstract: Let f be a homeomorphism of the 3sphere onto itself, of finite period n, and preserving orientation. Suppose that the fixedpoint set F of f is a tame 1sphere. It is shown that (1) the 3sphere has a triangulation such that F forms a subcomplex of and f is simplicial relative to . Suppose also that F is unknotted. It then follows that (2) f is conjugate to a rotation.
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DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S00029947197905341092
PII:
S 00029947(1979)05341092
Keywords:
Periodic homeomorphism,
3sphere,
fixedpoint set
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