Journal of Differential Geometry

The simple loop conjecture

David Gabai

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Source
J. Differential Geom., Volume 21, Number 1 (1985), 143-149.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 26 June 2008

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jdg/1214439470

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.4310/jdg/1214439470

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR806708

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
0556.57007

Subjects
Primary: 57N05: Topology of $E^2$ , 2-manifolds
Secondary: 57M12: Special coverings, e.g. branched

Citation

Gabai, David. The simple loop conjecture. J. Differential Geom. 21 (1985), no. 1, 143--149. doi:10.4310/jdg/1214439470. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jdg/1214439470


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