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Making Curves Minimally Crossing by Reidemeister Moves

@article{GraafMaurits1997MakingCM,
  title={Making Curves Minimally Crossing by Reidemeister Moves},
  author={de GraafMaurits and SchrijverAlexander},
  journal={Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B},
  year={1997}
}
LetC1, , Ckbe a system of closed curves on a triangulizable surfaceS. The system is calledminimally crossingif each curveCihas a minimal number of self-intersections among all curvesC ifreely homot...