## Special handlebody decompositions of simply connected algebraic surfaces

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- by Richard Mandelbaum
- Proc. Amer. Math. Soc.
**80**(1980), 359-362 - DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1980-0577774-X
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## Abstract:

In this article we prove that any nonsingular complete-intersection surface admits a handlebody decomposition with no 1- and 3-handles. This generalizes results of Rudolph, Harer and Akbuluf on hypersurfaces of ${\mathbf {C}}{{\mathbf {P}}^3}$.## References

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## Bibliographic Information

- © Copyright 1980 American Mathematical Society
- Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc.
**80**(1980), 359-362 - MSC: Primary 57R65; Secondary 14J99
- DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1980-0577774-X
- MathSciNet review: 577774