Costa-Hoffman-Meeks Genus 1 Minimal Surface.

This was the first example of a complete minimal embedded surface of finite topology discovered since the three earlier known examples of the plane, catenoid, and helicoid were discovered over two hundred years ago.

Model produced with: VPS

Keywords
| minimal surface; Costa surface; nice manifold; triangulation | |

MSC-2000 Classification
| 52B11 (53Axx, 53Bxx) | |

Zentralblatt No.
| 01683029 |

- David A. Hoffman and William H. Meeks III:
*A Variational Approach to the existence of complete embedded minimal surfaces*, Duke Math Journal**57**, 3 (1988), 877--893. - David A. Hoffman and Hermann Karcher:
*Complete Embedded Minimal Surfaces of Finite Total Curvature*(1995), Preprint, http://www.msri.org/publications/preprints/online/1995-064.html. - James T. Hoffman:
*The Costa-Hoffman-Meeks Surface Families*, http://www.msri.org/publications/sgp/jim/geom/minimal/library/costa/indexc.html.

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Submitted: Tue Jul 25 14:12:43 CET 2000.

Accepted: Mon Nov 20 17:06:57 CET 2000.

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