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Exotic projective structures and quasi-Fuchsian space, II

Kentaro Ito

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Let $P(S)$ be the space of projective structures on a closed surface $S$ of genus $g >1$, and let $Q(S)$ be the subset of $P(S)$ of projective structures with quasi-Fuchsian holonomy. It is known that $Q(S)$ consists of infinitely many connected components. In this article, we show that the closure of any exotic component of $Q(S)$ is not a topological manifold with boundary and that any two components of $Q(S)$ have intersecting closures

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Duke Math. J. Volume 140, Number 1 (2007), 85-109.

First available in Project Euclid: 25 September 2007

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Primary: 30F40: Kleinian groups [See also 20H10] 57M50: Geometric structures on low-dimensional manifolds


Ito, Kentaro. Exotic projective structures and quasi-Fuchsian space, II. Duke Math. J. 140 (2007), no. 1, 85--109. doi:10.1215/S0012-7094-07-14013-4. http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.dmj/1190730775.

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