Mathematical Research Letters

Volume 14 (2007)

Number 5

A homological recipe for pseudo-Anosovs

Pages: 853 – 863

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4310/MRL.2007.v14.n5.a12

Authors

Dan Margalit (University of Utah)

Steven Spallone (Purdue University)

Abstract

We give a simple explicit construction of pseudo-Anosov mapping classes using an improvement of the homological criterion of Casson–Bleiler.

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