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Tight contact structures with no symplectic fillings

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We exhibit tight contact structures on 3-manifolds that do not admit any symplectic fillings.

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Oblatum 7-XII-2000 & 14-XI-2001¶Published online: 9 April 2002

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Etnyre, J., Honda, K. Tight contact structures with no symplectic fillings. Invent. math. 148, 609–626 (2002).

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