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Uniqueness of the stereographic embedding

Eastwood, Michael

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The standard conformal compactification of Euclidean space is the round sphere. We use conformal geodesics to give an elementary proof that this is the only possible conformal compactification.

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/76526
Source: Archivum Mathematicum
DOI: 10.5817/AM2014-5-265

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