Accession Number:

AD0628383

Title:

ACTIONS OF R(N) ON MANIFOLDS,

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The author is concerned with actions of Rn on manifolds and to what extent the topology of the manifold limits the structure of actions. It is proved that the rank of a simply connected n dimensional closed manifold is less than n-1. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE