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    The local defect index up to finite ambiguity


    Bechtluft-Sachs, Stefan (2002) The local defect index up to finite ambiguity. Topology and its Applications , 119. pp. 113-116.

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    Abstract

    The rational Hopf invariant of the primary obstruction to a nowhere vanishing section in a vectorbundle is computed in terms of characteristic classes. This leads to a local rigidity result on the local defect index of a map.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: finite ambiguity; Hopf;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Mathematics and Statistics
    Item ID: 1589
    Depositing User: Stefan Bechtluft-Sachs
    Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2009 09:48
    Journal or Publication Title: Topology and its Applications
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Refereed: Yes
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