Groups, Geometry, and Dynamics


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Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011, pp. 729–765
DOI: 10.4171/GGD/146

Asphericity and small cancellation theory for rotation families of groups

Rémi Coulon[1]

(1) Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University, Stevenson C enter 1326, TN 37240, NASHVILLE, UNITED STATES

Using small cancellation for rotation families of groups, we construct new examples of aspherical polyhedra.

Keywords: Geometric group theory, hyperbolic groups, small cancellation theory, asphericity, asymptotic cones

Coulon Rémi: Asphericity and small cancellation theory for rotation families of groups. Groups Geom. Dyn. 5 (2011), 729-765. doi: 10.4171/GGD/146