John M Franks

  • 1496 Citations
1969 …2019
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Research Interests

Dynamical Systems.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of California, Berkeley

… → 1968

MA, University of California, Berkeley

… → 1968

BA, Rice University

… → 1965

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Diffeomorphisms Mathematics
Diffeomorphism Mathematics
Periodic Points Mathematics
Fixed point Mathematics
Subgroup Mathematics
Rotation number Mathematics
Group Action Mathematics
Entropy Mathematics

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Grants 2001 2013

Research Output 1969 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

The spacetime of a shift endomorphism

Cyr, V., Franks, J. M. & Kra, B. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 371, 1, p. 461-488 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endomorphism
Automorphism
Automorphism Group
Entropy
Space-time

Rotation numbers for S2 diffeomorphisms

Franks, J. M., Jan 1 2017, Contemporary Mathematics. American Mathematical Society, Vol. 692. p. 101-110 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rotation number
Diffeomorphism
Homeomorphism
Diffeomorphisms
Assign

Zero entropy subgroups of mapping class groups

Franks, J. M. & Parwani, K., Feb 1 2017, In : Geometriae Dedicata. 186, 1, p. 27-38 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mapping Class Group
Pseudo-Anosov
Entropy
Subgroup
Finite Set
6 Citations (Scopus)

Entropy zero area preserving diffeomorphisms of S2

Franks, J. M. & Handel, M., Jan 16 2013, In : Geometry and Topology. 16, 4, p. 2187-2284 98 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diffeomorphisms
Mapping Class Group
Entropy
Zero
Subgroup
1 Citation (Scopus)

Some virtually abelian subgroups of the group of analytic symplectic diffeomorphisms of a surface

Franks, J. M. & Handel, M., Dec 24 2013, In : Journal of Modern Dynamics. 7, 3, p. 369-394 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diffeomorphisms
Subgroup
Centralizer
Genus
Corollary