Thom’s isotopy theorem

  • Frédéric Pham
Part of the Universitext book series (UTX)


Ambient Isotopy. Fiber bundles, fiber bundle map, the inverse image of a bundle, sections of a bundle, the trivial bundle, locally trivial fiber bundles, isotopy class of a path. Stratified sets, regular incidence, examples. Thom’s isotopy theorem, critical sets, apparent contours. Landau varieties, singularities of Landau varieties, incidence relations for Landau varieties.


Irreducible Component Trivial Bundle Isotopy Class Apparent Contour Ambient Isotopy 


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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Frédéric Pham
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  1. 1.Laboratoire J.-A. DieudonnéUniversité de Nice Sophia AntipolisNice cedex 02France

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