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Introduction Applications of pseudo-holomorphic curves to symplectic topology

  • Jacques Lafontaine
  • Michèle Audin
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Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 117)

Abstract

This chapter is an introduction to the book. First we will describe some problems in symplectic geometry, or more exactly topology, and the way to solve them using pseudo-holomorphic curves techniques. Then we describe very roughly the contents of the book. For the basic results in geometry, the reader can consult chapters I, II or III.

Keywords

Symplectic Form Symplectic Structure Homology Class Lagrangian Submanifolds Rigidity Theorem 
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  • Jacques Lafontaine
  • Michèle Audin

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