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I've made use of this in some (unpublished) work in connection with a formalism for discussing so-called geometric limits of holomorphic dynamical systems. The details of the specific application are not so relevant, but I've copied the statement here to give a sense of how what is essentially Fell's Theorem yields a useful compactness statement that was otherwise not possible to even formulate this precisely. Todd and Benjamin's comments are relevant. What saves the day is the fact that the original space, while not Hausdorff, is still sober.

A holomorphic dynamical system on a complex manifold $X$ is any collection of open analytic maps, from open subsets to $X$, containing the identity and all implied restrictions and compositions. We say that the systems ${\cal F}_\eta$ converge geometrically to the system $\cal F$ whenever

$$\liminf {\cal F}_\eta ={\cal F}= \limsup {\cal F}_\eta$$ where $\liminf$ and $\limsup$ are given by the prescription:

$$\liminf {\cal F}_\eta = \{f: f_\eta\rightarrow f \mbox{ for some } f_\eta \mbox{ chosen from } {\cal F}_\eta\}$$

$$\limsup {\cal F}_\eta = \{f: f_{\eta_\kappa}\rightarrow f \mbox{ for some } f_{\eta_\kappa} \mbox{ chosen from some } {\cal F}_{\eta_\kappa}\}.$$

By $f_\eta\rightarrow f$ we mean uniform convergence on compact subsets of converging domains: that is, the domain of $f$ contains a given compact set if and only if the domain of $f_\eta$ eventually does. A system $\cal F$ is closed if it contains every $g$ such that $f_\eta\rightarrow g$ for some $f_\eta\in{\cal F}$.

We denote the set of holomorphic dynamical systems on $X$ by $HDS(X)$, and the subset of closed holomorphic dynamical systems by ${\bf HDS}(X)$.

Theorem

(1) There is a unique topology on ${\bf HDS}(X)$ such that ${\cal F}_\eta\rightarrow{\cal F}$ if and only if $\liminf {\cal F}_\eta ={\cal F}= \limsup {\cal F}_\eta$.

(2) The space ${\bf HDS}(X)$ is compact and Hausdorff.

(3) If $X$ has countably many components then ${\bf HDS}(X)$ is second countable and metrizable.

The space ${\bf HDS}(X)$ both generalizes and contains the space of closed subgroups of PSL$_2{\mathbb{C}}$ with the Hausdorff-Chabauty topology, but the construction requires closer attention to fine points of general topology. In particular, since the appropriate ambient space is neither Hausdorff nor regular, the proper definition of local compactness is crucial: here it should be in the sense that every open neighborhood of a point contains a compact subneighborhood. For any topological space $X$, Fell's prescription yields a compact topological space $Fell(X)$ whose points are the closed subsets of $X$. and which is $Fell(X)$ is compact. Moreover, if $X$ is locally compact then:

(1) The space $Fell(X)$ is Hausdorff.

(2) ${F}_\eta\rightarrow{F}$ if and only if $\liminf {F}_\eta ={F}= \limsup {F}_\eta$.

(3) If $X$ is second countable then $Fell(X)$ is second countable and metrizable.

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I've made use of this in some (unpublished) work in connection with a formalism for discussing so-called geometric limits of holomorphic dynamical systems. The details of the specific application are not so relevant, but I've copied the statement here to give a sense of how what is essentially Fell's Theorem yields a useful compactness statement that was otherwise not possible to even formulate this precisely. Todd and Benjamin's comments are relevant. What saves the day is the fact that the original space, while not Hausdorff, is still sober.

A holomorphic dynamical system on a complex manifold $X$ is any collection of open analytic maps, from open subsets to $X$, containing the identity and all implied restrictions and compositions. We say that the systems ${\cal F}_\eta$ converge geometrically to the system $\cal F$ whenever

$$\liminf {\cal F}_\eta ={\cal F}= \limsup {\cal F}_\eta$$ where $\liminf$ and $\limsup$ are given by the prescription:

$$\liminf {\cal F}_\eta = \{f: f_\eta\rightarrow f \mbox{ for some } f_\eta \mbox{ chosen from } {\cal F}_\eta\}$$

$$\limsup {\cal F}_\eta = \{f: f_{\eta_\kappa}\rightarrow f \mbox{ for some } f_{\eta_\kappa} \mbox{ chosen from some } {\cal F}_{\eta_\kappa}\}.$$

By $f_\eta\rightarrow f$ we mean uniform convergence on compact subsets of converging domains: that is, the domain of $f$ contains a given compact set if and only if the domain of $f_\eta$ eventually does. A system $\cal F$ is closed if it contains every $g$ such that $f_\eta\rightarrow g$ for some $f_\eta\in{\cal F}$.

We denote the set of holomorphic dynamical systems on $X$ by $HDS(X)$, and the subset of closed holomorphic dynamical systems by ${\bf HDS}(X)$.

Theorem

(1) There is a unique topology on ${\bf HDS}(X)$ such that ${\cal F}_\eta\rightarrow{\cal F}$ if and only if $\liminf {\cal F}_\eta ={\cal F}= \limsup {\cal F}_\eta$.

(2) The space ${\bf HDS}(X)$ is compact and Hausdorff.

(3) If $X$ has countably many components then ${\bf HDS}(X)$ is second countable and metrizable.

The space ${\bf HDS}(X)$ both generalizes and contains the space of closed subgroups of PSL$_2{\mathbb{C}}$ with the Hausdorff-Chabauty topology, but the construction requires closer attention to fine points of general topology. In particular, since the appropriate ambient space is neither Hausdorff nor regular, the proper definition of local compactness is crucial: here it should be in the sense that every open neighborhood of a point contains a compact subneighborhood.