Dennis Barden

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Dennis Barden is a mathematician at the University of Cambridge.[1] With Barry Mazur and John R. Stallings, he proved the s-cobordism theorem.[2] He also classified the simply connected compact 5-manifolds.[3]

Barden earned his Ph.D. from Cambridge in 1964 under the supervision of C. T. C. Wall.[4]

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  1. ^ Faculty profile, Univ. of Cambridge, retrieved 2015-02-20.
  2. ^ Kreck, Matthias; Lück, Wolfgang (2005), The Novikov Conjecture: Geometry and Algebra, Oberwolfach Seminars, 33, Springer, p. 56, ISBN 9783764373153 .
  3. ^ Geiges, Hansjörg (2008), An Introduction to Contact Topology, Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics, 109, Cambridge University Press, p. 367, ISBN 9781139467957 .
  4. ^ Dennis Barden at the Mathematics Genealogy Project