The homotopy type of the space of degree 0 immersed plane curves
Abstract
The space of all immersed closed curves of rotation degree 0 in the plane modulo reparametrizations has the same homotopy groups as the circle times the 2sphere.
 Publication:

arXiv Mathematics eprints
 Pub Date:
 September 2005
 DOI:
 10.48550/arXiv.math/0509694
 arXiv:
 arXiv:math/0509694
 Bibcode:
 2005math......9694K
 Keywords:

 Mathematics  Differential Geometry;
 Mathematics  Algebraic Topology
 EPrint:
 7 pages