Geometriae Dedicata

, Volume 94, Issue 1, pp 225–250

K(π 1)'s for Artin Groups of Finite Type

  • Thomas Brady
  • Colum Watt

DOI: 10.1023/A:1020902610809

Cite this article as:
Brady, T. & Watt, C. Geometriae Dedicata (2002) 94: 225. doi:10.1023/A:1020902610809


We construct K(π 1)'s for Artin groups of type Cn and Dn, using the lattice of elements preceding a Coxeter element in the partial order defined by reflection length.

Artin groupCoxeter elementlattice

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Brady
    • 1
  • Colum Watt
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Mathematical SciencesDublin City UniversityGlasnevin, Dublin 9Ireland
  2. 2.School of MathematicsTrinity CollegeDublin 2Ireland