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Surgery Applications to a Generalized Rudyak Conjecture

  title={Surgery Applications to a Generalized Rudyak Conjecture},
  author={Jamie Scott},
  • Jamie Scott
  • Published 16 September 2021
  • Mathematics
Rudyak’s conjecture states that cat (M) ≥ cat (N) given a degree one map f : M → N between closed manifolds. We generalize this conjecture to sectional category, and follow the methodology of [5] to get the following result: Theorem 0.1. Consider the following commutative diagram: 


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