Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems

Research Article

Flow equivalence of reducible shifts of finite type

Danrung Huanga1 p1

a1 Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, 1000 Centennial Drive, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA


Using an invariant of Cuntz, we classify reducible shifts of finite type with two irreducible components up to flow equivalence.

(Received January 06 1993)

(Revised June 30 1993)


p1 Current address: Department of Mathematics, GN-50, University of Washington, WA98195 USA.


† Supported by the University of Maryland at College Park, NSF Grant DMS-8802593 and the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute in Berkeley.