Han-Zhang, Qu A topological space is strongly paracompact if and only if for any monotone increasing open cover of it there exists a star-finite open refinement. (English) Zbl 1174.54013 Czech. Math. J. 58, No. 2, 487-491 (2008). Summary: We get the following result. A topological space is strongly paracompact if and only if for any monotone increasing open cover of it there exists a star-finite open refinement. Cited in 1 Document MSC:54D20Noncompact covering properties (paracompact, Lindelöf, etc.)Keywords:paracompact property; strongly paracompact property BibTeX Full Text: DOI EuDML References:  Ryszard Engelkin: General Topology. Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 1977.  Yoshikazu Yasui: Generalization Paracompactness. Chapter 13 of Topics in General topology (Editor by Kitti Morit and Jun-iti Nagata), Elsever Science Publishers B.V., 1989.  Wang Shu-tang, Dai Jin-sheng and Wang Shang-zhi: Principles of General Topology. Science and Technique Press of Shannxi, China, 1985.  Jiang Ji-guang: Especial Topics of General Topology. Education Press of Sichuan, China, 1991.