An obstruction to the existence of real projective structures


Coban H.

TOPOLOGY AND ITS APPLICATIONS, vol.265, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 265
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.topol.2019.106828
  • Title of Journal : TOPOLOGY AND ITS APPLICATIONS
  • Keywords: Real projective structure, Developing map and holonomy

Abstract

In this short note, we give an obstruction to obtain examples of higher dimensional manifolds with infinite fundamental groups, including the infinite cyclic group Z, admitting no real projective structure. (C) 2019 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.