Ergodicity of mapping class group actions on representation varieties, I. Closed surfaces

Doug Pickrell, Eugene Z. Xia

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Abstract

We prove that the mapping class group of a closed surface acts ergodically on connected components of the representation variety corresponding to a connected compact Lie group.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)339-362
Number of pages24
JournalCommentarii Mathematici Helvetici
Volume77
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002 Jan 1

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