Preprint 78/2004

Mean curvature flow with flat normal bundles

Knut Smoczyk, Guofang Wang, and Yuanlong Xin

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Submission date: 03. Nov. 2004
Pages: 21
MSC-Numbers: 53C44
Keywords and phrases: mean curvature flow
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We show that flatness of the normal bundle is preserved under the mean curvature flow in formula5 and use this to generalize a classical result for hypersurfaces by Ecker & Huisken in the case of submanifolds with arbitrary codimension.

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