Journal of Differential Geometry

The total squared curvature of closed curves

Joel Langer and David A. Singer

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J. Differential Geom., Volume 20, Number 1 (1984), 1-22.

First available in Project Euclid: 26 June 2008

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Primary: 58E10: Applications to the theory of geodesics (problems in one independent variable)
Secondary: 53C22: Geodesics [See also 58E10]


Langer, Joel; Singer, David A. The total squared curvature of closed curves. J. Differential Geom. 20 (1984), no. 1, 1--22. doi:10.4310/jdg/1214438990.

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