Mom technology and volumes of hyperbolic 3-manifolds

Research paper by David Gabai, Robert Meyerhoff, Peter Milley

Indexed on: 31 Jul '06Published on: 31 Jul '06Published in: Mathematics - Geometric Topology


This paper is the first in a series whose goal is to understand the structure of low-volume complete orientable hyperbolic 3-manifolds. Here we introduce Mom technology and enumerate the hyperbolic Mom-n manifolds for n <= 4.