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Conformal Geometry and Dynamics

Published by the American Mathematical Society since 1997, the purpose of this electronic-only journal is to provide a forum for mathematical work in related fields broadly described as conformal geometry and dynamics. All articles are freely available to all readers and with no publishing fees for authors.

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On NET maps: Examples and nonexistence results
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by Edgar A. Saenz
Conform. Geom. Dyn. 23 (2019), 147-163
Published electronically: August 21, 2019


A Thurston map is called nearly Euclidean if its local degree at each critical point is 2 and it has exactly four postcritical points. Nearly Euclidean Thurston (NET) maps are simple generalizations of rational Lattès maps. We investigate when such a map has the property that the associated pullback map on Teichmüller space is constant. We also show that no Thurston map of degree 2 has constant pullback map.
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Bibliographic Information
  • Edgar A. Saenz
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
  • MR Author ID: 1229083
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  • Received by editor(s): July 4, 2015
  • Received by editor(s) in revised form: August 16, 2018
  • Published electronically: August 21, 2019
  • © Copyright 2019 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Conform. Geom. Dyn. 23 (2019), 147-163
  • MSC (2010): Primary 37F10, 37F20
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  • MathSciNet review: 3994789