Math @ Duke

Publications [#243600] of John Harer
Papers Published
 Bini, G; Harer, J, Euler characteristics of moduli spaces of curves,
Journal of the European Mathematical Society, vol. 13 no. 2
(2011),
pp. 487512, ISSN 14359855 [doi]
(last updated on 2018/07/18)
Abstract: Let Mng be the moduli space of npointed Riemann surfaces of genus g. Denote by M̄ng the DeligneMumford compactification of Mng. In the present paper, we calculate the orbifold and the ordinary Euler characteristics of M̄ng for any g and n such that n > 2  2g. © 2011 European Mathematical Society.


dept@math.duke.edu
ph: 919.660.2800
fax: 919.660.2821
 
Mathematics Department
Duke University, Box 90320
Durham, NC 277080320

