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, Volume 18, Issue 3, pp 473–512 | Cite as

Symplectic homology of Lefschetz fibrations and Floer homology of the monodromy map

  • Mark McLeanEmail author


We construct a spectral sequence converging to symplectic homology of a Lefschetz fibration whose E 1 page is related to Floer homology of the monodromy symplectomorphism and its iterates. We use this to show the existence of fixed points of certain symplectomorphisms.


Symplectic homology Lefschetz fibrations Floer homology Monodromy map 

Mathematics Subject Classification (2000)

Primary 53D40 Secondary 53D35 37J10 


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  1. 1.CambridgeUSA

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