Ukrainian Mathematical Journal

, Volume 41, Issue 9, pp 1063–1068 | Cite as

Additivity of complexity and Haken's method in the topology of three-dimensional manifolds

  • S. V. Matveev


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. V. Matveev
    • 1
  1. 1.Chelyabin UniversityUSSR

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