We study semi-local patterns of the visions for contour lines of a surface when one looks at it from a distant view in any direction. The study of such a landscape (i.e. s0-called “topography”) is reduced to the study of a certain divergent diagram of smooth mappings R ← M → R2, where M is a smooth surface. We give a generic semi-local classification of such divergent diagrams.
|Number of pages||15|
|Journal||Hokkaido Mathematical Journal|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|
- Divergent diagram
- Web structure
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