irreducible component

An irreducible componentPlanetmathPlanetmath of a topological spaceMathworldPlanetmath is a maximal irreducible subset.

If a subset is irreducible, its closurePlanetmathPlanetmath is, so irreducible components are closed.

Title irreducible component
Canonical name IrreducibleComponent
Date of creation 2013-03-22 12:47:29
Last modified on 2013-03-22 12:47:29
Owner nerdy2 (62)
Last modified by nerdy2 (62)
Numerical id 6
Author nerdy2 (62)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 54B05
Classification msc 14A10
Classification msc 14A15