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On the stable classification of certain 4-manifolds

  • Alberto Cavicchioli (a1), Friedrich Hegenbarth (a2) and Dušan Repovš (a3)
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We study the s-cobordism type of closed orientable (smooth or PL) 4–manifolds with free or surface fundamental groups. We prove stable classification theorems for these classes of manifolds by using surgery theory.

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Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society
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  • EISSN: 1755-1633
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