Contact Structures on 3-Manifolds

  • 李 雅婷

Student thesis: Master's Thesis

Abstract

Contact structures on 3-dimensional manifolds are divided into two categories overtwisted structures and tight structures due to Eliashberg In this thesis we discuss their existence and the tools to distinguish them including Giroux's criterion and Thurston-Bennequin inequality
Date of Award2015 Aug 25
LanguageEnglish
SupervisorMeng-Jung Chiang (Supervisor)

Cite this

Contact Structures on 3-Manifolds
雅婷, 李. (Author). 2015 Aug 25

Student thesis: Master's Thesis