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Note on a theorem of Gromoll-Grove

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  17 April 2009

Grant Cairns
Affiliation:
School of Mathematics, La Trobe University, Melbourne Vic. 3083, Australia, e-mail: G.Cairns@latrobe.edu.au
Richard H. Escobales
Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY 14208, United States of America, e-mail: escobalr@gort.canisius.edu
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Abstract

D. Gromoll and K. Grove showed that metric flows on constant curvature spaces are either flat or locally spanned by Killing vector fields. We generalise this result to certain flows on manifolds of variable curvature.

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Copyright © Australian Mathematical Society 1997

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