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November 2005 Surfaces contracting with speed |A|2
Oliver C. Schnurer
J. Differential Geom. 71(3): 347-363 (November 2005). DOI: 10.4310/jdg/1143571987


We show that closed strictly convex surfaces contracting with normal velocity equal to |A|2 shrink to a point in finite time. After appropriate rescaling, they converge to spheres. We describe our algorithm to find the main test function.


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Oliver C. Schnurer. "Surfaces contracting with speed |A|2." J. Differential Geom. 71 (3) 347 - 363, November 2005.


Published: November 2005
First available in Project Euclid: 28 March 2006

zbMATH: 1101.53002
MathSciNet: MR2198805
Digital Object Identifier: 10.4310/jdg/1143571987

Rights: Copyright © 2005 Lehigh University

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