connected surface

connected surface

[kə′nek·təd ′sər·fəs]
(mathematics)
A surface between any two points of which there is a continuous path that does not cross the surface's boundary.
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Let F be a compact, connected surface with non-empty boundary [partial derivative]F and non-positive Euler characteristic.
Park, A simply connected surface of general type with [p.sub.g] = 0 and [K.sup.2] = 2, Invent.
This section discusses the DoF of the flower basis functions on a simply connected surface.
Let M be a connected surface in Euclidean 3-space [R.sup.3], and let G: M [right arrow] [S.sup.2] [subset] [R.sup.3] be its Gauss map.

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