Representing homology classes of closed orientable surfaces
Author: Mark D. Meyerson
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 61 (1976), 181-182
MSC: Primary 57A05; Secondary 57D95
MathSciNet review: 0425967
Abstract: We prove that the primitive elements of the first homology group of a genus torus can be represented by a simple closed curve.