Gluing copies of a 3-dimensional polyhedron to obtain a closed nonpositively curved pseud omanifold

D. Burago, S. Ferleger, B. Kleiner, A. Kononenko

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Let S be a smooth 3-dimensional nonpositively curved Riemannian manifold with corners, whose boundary consists of a finite number of geodesically convex nonpositively curved faces (for example, a Euclidean or hyperbolic polyhedron). We show that it is always possible to glue together finitely many copies of S so as to get a nonpositively curved pseudomanifold without boundary.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1493-1498
Number of pages6
JournalProceedings of the American Mathematical Society
Volume129
Issue number5
StatePublished - 2001

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Gluing copies of a 3-dimensional polyhedron to obtain a closed nonpositively curved pseud omanifold. / Burago, D.; Ferleger, S.; Kleiner, B.; Kononenko, A.

In: Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, Vol. 129, No. 5, 2001, p. 1493-1498.

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