Necessary conditions for finite critical sets. Maps with infinite critical sets

Ioan Radu Peter, Cornel Pintea

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12775/TMNA.2016.032

Abstract


We provide necessary conditions on a given map, between two compact differential manifolds, for its critical set to be finite. As consequences of these conditions we also provide several examples of pairs of compact differential manifolds such that every map between them has infinite critical set.

Keywords


Critical points; homotopy groups; low dimensional manifolds

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