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Minimal surfaces in finite volume noncompact hyperbolic $ 3$-manifolds

Authors: Pascal Collin, Laurent Hauswirth, Laurent Mazet and Harold Rosenberg
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 369 (2017), 4293-4309
MSC (2010): Primary 53A10
Published electronically: February 23, 2017
MathSciNet review: 3624410
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Abstract: We prove there exists a compact embedded minimal surface in a complete finite volume hyperbolic $ 3$-manifold $ \mathcal {N}$. We also obtain a least area, incompressible, properly embedded, finite topology, $ 2$-sided surface. We prove a properly embedded minimal surface of bounded curvature has finite topology. This determines its asymptotic behavior. Some rigidity theorems are obtained.

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Pascal Collin
Affiliation: Institut de mathematiques de Toulouse, Université Paul Sabatier, 118, route de Narbonne, F-31062 Toulouse cedex, France

Laurent Hauswirth
Affiliation: Université Paris-Est, LAMA (UMR 8050), UPEM, UPEC, CNRS, F-77454, Marne-la-Vallee, France

Laurent Mazet
Affiliation: Université Paris-Est, LAMA (UMR 8050), UPEC, UPEM, CNRS, 61, avenue du Général de Gaulle, F-94010 Créteil cedex, France

Harold Rosenberg
Affiliation: Instituto Nacional de Matematica Pura e Aplicada (IMPA), Estrada Dona Castorina 110, 22460-320, Rio de Janeiro-RJ, Brazil

Received by editor(s): August 19, 2015
Received by editor(s) in revised form: September 19, 2015
Published electronically: February 23, 2017
Additional Notes: The authors were partially supported by grant ANR-11-IS01-0002.
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