Topology Seminar Fall 2005

Tuesdays 1:30-3:00

Goldsmith 116

This semester, the Topology seminar will not have a specific concentration, to allow graduate students and faculty to speak on subjects of their own choosing. We will also have visiting speakers, as usual.

Schedule

Date Speaker Title
September 13 Igor Rivin
Temple University
Volumes of hyperbolic polyhedra (degenerating and otherwise)
September 20 Georgi Gospodinov Contact Structures and the Thurston-Bennequin invariant.
September 27 Georgi Gospodinov Thurston-Bennequin invariant of connected sums of knots.
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November 8 Elizabeth Denne (Harvard) TBA