John M Franks

  • 1514 Citations
1969 …2019

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2019

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

1 Scopus citations
2017

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

Zero entropy subgroups of mapping class groups

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Entropy zero area preserving diffeomorphisms of S2

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Triviality of some representations of MCG(Sg) in GL(n, C), Diff S2) and Homeo(T2)

Franks, J. M. & Handel, M., Jun 28 2013, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 141, 9, p. 2951-2962 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2010

Cantor's other proofs that ℝ is uncountable

Franks, J., Oct 1 2010, In : Mathematics Magazine. 83, 4, p. 283-289 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2009

Global fixed points for centralizers and Morita's theorem

Franks, J. & Handel, M., Dec 1 2009, In : Geometry and Topology. 13, 1, p. 87-98 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2008

Report of the treasurer (2007)

Franks, J. M., Aug 1 2008, In : Notices of the American Mathematical Society. 55, 7, p. 858-864 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Complete semi-conjugacies for pseudo-Anosov homeomorphisms

Franks, J. & Handel, M., 2007

Research output: Other contribution

Fixed Points of abelian actions

Franks, J., Handel, M. & Parwani, K., 2007, In : Journal of Modern Dynamics. 1, p. 443

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Fixed points of abelian actions on S2

Franks, J., Handel, M. & Parwani, K., Oct 2007, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 27, 5, p. 1557-1581 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Report of the treasurer (2006)

Franks, J. M., Aug 1 2007, In : Notices of the American Mathematical Society. 54, 7, p. 910-915 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

Distortion elements in group actions on surfaces

Franks, J. M. & Handel, M., Feb 15 2006, In : Duke Mathematical Journal. 131, 3, p. 441-468 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Distortion in Groups of Circle and Surface Diffeomorphisms

Crovisier, S., Franks, J., Gambaudo, J-M. & le Calvez, P., 2006, In : Dynamique des difféomorphismes conservatifs des surfaces : un point de vue topologique. 21, p. 35

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erratum: Generalizations of the Poincaré-Birkhoff theorem (Ann. of Math. (1988) 128 (139-151))

Franks, J., Nov 2006, In : Annals of Mathematics. 164, 3, p. 1097-1098 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

10 Scopus citations
2005

Report of the treasurer (2004)

Franks, J. M., Aug 1 2005, In : Notices of the American Mathematical Society. 52, 7, p. 780-784 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2004

A Hölder continuous vector field tangent to many foliations

Bonatti, C. & Franks, J., 2004, Modern Dynamical Systems and Applications. Brin, M., Hasselblatt, B. & Pesin, Y. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

Area preserving group actions on surfaces

Franks, J. & Handel, M., 2003, In : Geometry and Topology. 7, p. 757-771 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Group actions on one-manifolds, II: Extensions of Hölder's theorem

Farb, B. & Franks, J., Nov 1 2003, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 355, 11, p. 4385-4396 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Groups of homeomorphisms of one-manifolds III: Nilpotent subgroups

Farb, B. & Franks, J., Oct 1 2003, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 23, 5, p. 1467-1484 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Periodic points of Hamiltonian surface diffeomorphisms

Franks, J. & Handel, M., 2003, In : Geometry and Topology. 7, p. 713-756 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Regions of instability for non-twist maps

Franks, J. & Le Calvez, P., Feb 1 2003, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 23, 1, p. 111-141 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

38 Scopus citations

Rotation numbers and instability sets

Franks, J., Jul 1 2003, In : Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society. 40, 3, p. 263-279 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
2002

Chapter 7 Topological methods in dynamics

Franks, J. & Misiurewicz, M., Dec 1 2002, Handbook of Dynamical Systems. Hasselblatt, B. & Katok, A. (eds.). PART A ed. p. 547-598 52 p. (Handbook of Dynamical Systems; vol. 1, no. PART A).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

25 Scopus citations

Flows with Knotted Closed Orbits

Franks, J. & Sullivan, M. C., 2002, Handbook of Geometric Topology. Sher, R. B. & Daverman, R. J. (eds.). Amsterdam: North-Holland, p. 471-98

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2000

Shift equivalence and the Conley index

Franks, J. M. & Richeson, D., Dec 1 2000, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 352, 7, p. 3305-3322 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations
1999

Pseudo-anosov homeomorphisms with quadratic expansion

Franks, J. M. & Rykken, E., Dec 1 1999, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 127, 7, p. 2183-2192 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
1996

Area preserving homeomorphisms of open surfaces of genus zero

Franks, J. M., Feb 5 1996, In : New York Journal of Mathematics. 2, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Rotation vectors and fixed points of area preserving surface diffeomorphisms

Franks, J., Jan 1 1996, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 348, 7, p. 2637-2662 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Scopus citations
1992

A New Proof of the Brouwer Plane Translation Theorem

Franks, J., 1992, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 12, p. 217

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Geodesics on S2 and periodic points of annulus homeomorphisms

Franks, J. M., Dec 1 1992, In : Inventiones Mathematicae. 108, 1, p. 403-418 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

123 Scopus citations
1990

Automorphisms of one-sided subshifts of finite type

Boyle, M., Franks, J. & Kitchens, B., 1990, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 10, p. 421

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Rotation sets of toral flows

Franks, J. & Misiurewicz, M., May 1990, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 109, 1, p. 243-249 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
1989

Realizing Rotation Vectors for Torus Homeomorphisms

Franks, J., 1989, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 311, p. 107

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Scopus citations

The Lefschetz function of a point: Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1411

Franks, J. & Fried, D., 1989, Topological Fixed Point Theory and Applications: Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1411. Jiang, B. (ed.). Springer, p. 83-87

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1988

Entropy and exponential growth of Π1, in dimension two

Franks, J. M. & Handel, M., Jan 1 1988, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 102, 3, p. 753-760 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Generalizations of the Poincaré-Birkhoff Theorem

Franks, J., 1988, In : Annals of Mathematics. 128, p. 139

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Recurrence and Fixed Points of Surface Homeomorphisms

Franks, J., 1988, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 8, p. 99

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1987

Braids and the jones polynomial

Franks, J. M. & Williams, R. F., Jan 1 1987, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 303, 1, p. 97-108 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

120 Scopus citations

The fixed points of an analytic self-mapping

Fisher, S. D. & Franks, J., Jan 1987, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 99, 1, p. 76-78 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
1985

Entropy and knots

Franks, J. M. & Williams, R. F., Jan 1 1985, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 291, 1, p. 241-253 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Nonsingular smale flows on S3

Franks, J., 1985, In : Topology. 24, 3, p. 265-282 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Period doubling and the lefschetz formula

Franks, J. M., Jan 1 1985, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 287, 1, p. 275-283 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
1984

Flow equivalence of Subshifts of Finite Type

Franks, J., 1984, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 4, p. 53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations
1983

Symbolic dynamics in flows on three-manifolds

Franks, J. M., Jan 1 1983, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 279, 1, p. 231-236 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1981

A C^2 Kupka-Smale Diffeomorphism of the Disk with no Sources or Sinks: Lecture Notes in Mathematics 898

Franks, J. & Young, L-S., 1981, Dynamical Systems and Turbulence: Lecture Notes in Mathematics 898. Rand, D. & Young, L-S. (eds.). Springer, p. 90-98

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

An obstruction to the existence of certain dynamics in surface diffeomorphisms

Blanchard, P. & Franks, J. M., Jan 1 1981, In : Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems. 1, 3, p. 255-260 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Knots, Links, and Symbolic Dynamics

Franks, J. M., 1981, In : The Annals of Mathematics. 113, p. 529

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle