The Tits alternative for Out$(F_n)$ II: A Kolchin type theorem


This is the second of two papers in which we prove the Tits alternative for $\mathrm{Out}(F_n)$.


Mladen Bestvina

Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States

Mark Feighn

Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University, Newark, Newark, NJ 07102, United States

Michael Handel

Department of Mathematics, Lehman College, The City University of New York, Bronx, NY 10468, United States