On the Realization of the Morse Inequalities as Equalities

Doctoral Dissertation


The purpose of this paper is to reformulate and generalize the recent work of S. Smale [13, 15, 16] on the use of “handles” in the study of differentiable manifolds.


Attribute NameValues
Author John E. Derwent
Advisor Thomas Stewart
Degree Level Doctoral Dissertation
Degree Discipline Mathematics
Degree Name PhD
Defense Date
  • 1963-06-14

Submission Date 1963-06-14
  • Mathematics

  • English

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