# Talk:5-manifolds: 1-connected/1st edition

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## Conjecture about mapping class groups of 1-connected 5-manifolds

Tex syntax errorbe a closed, smooth, 1-connected 5-manifold, Matthias Kreck and Diarmuid Crowley conjecture that there is an isomorphism of abelian groups

where is the normal -type of

Tex syntax erroras defined in [Kreck1999]. For example, if

Tex syntax erroris Spinable with then

At present we are checking the details of the proof of this conjecture using the methods of [Kreck1999].

Diarmuid Crowley 10:02, 29 September 2009 (UTC)