Harmonic map methods for Willmore surfaces

  title={Harmonic map methods for Willmore surfaces},
  author={Katrin Leschke},
  journal={arXiv: Differential Geometry},
  • K. Leschke
  • Published 17 March 2010
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Differential Geometry
In this note we demonstrate how the analogy between the harmonic Gauss map of a constant mean curvature surface and the harmonic conformal Gauss map of a Willmore surface can be used to obtain results on Willmore surfaces. 
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