Rewriting systems and geometric three-manifolds

Susan Hermiller, Michael Shapiro

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The fundamental groups of most (conjecturally, all) closed three-manifolds with uniform geometries have finite complete rewriting systems. The fundamental groups of a large class of amalgams of circle bundles also have finite complete rewriting systems. The general case remains open.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)211-228
Number of pages18
JournalGeometriae Dedicata
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 1999


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