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, Volume 71, Issue 3, pp 609–642 | Cite as

Least area incompressible surfaces in 3-manifolds

  • Michael Freedman
  • Joel Hass
  • Peter Scott


Incompressible Surface Area Incompressible Surface 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Freedman
    • 1
  • Joel Hass
    • 2
  • Peter Scott
    • 1
  1. 1.Mathematics DepartmentUniversity of California at San DiegoLa JollaUSA
  2. 2.Mathematics DepartmentUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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