Complex and symplectic structures on panelled web 4-manifolds

Kalafat, Mustafa
Arguez, Huelya
We analyze the symplectic and complex structures on the panelled web 4-manifolds of S. Akbulut and M. Kalafat [1]. In particular, we give infinite families of examples of almost complex but not symplectic and not complex 4-manifolds in the non-simply connected case.


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Citation Formats
M. Kalafat and H. Arguez, “Complex and symplectic structures on panelled web 4-manifolds,” TOPOLOGY AND ITS APPLICATIONS, pp. 2168–2173, 2012, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: