Relations in the homeotropy group of a complete pretzel and the group of plat braids

  • A. L. Zil'berg
  • S. V. Matveev


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. L. Zil'berg
    • 1
  • S. V. Matveev
    • 1
  1. 1.Chelyabinskii State UniversityUSSR

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