Closed Teichmueller geodesics in the thin part of moduli space

Research paper by Ursula Hamenstaedt

Indexed on: 01 Dec '09Published on: 01 Dec '09Published in: Mathematics - Group Theory


Let S be an oriented surface of genus g with m punctures. If 3g-3+m is at least 4 then we construct for every compact subset K of moduli space a closed Teichmueller geodesic not intersecting K.