Ancient solutions to the curve shortening flow and the Ricci flow in 2 dimensions

Friday, April 24, 2009 -
3:00pm to 5:00pm
I will give a classification of ancient convex closed embedded ancient solutions to the curve shortening flow and the ancient solutions to the Ricci flow on surfaces. This is a joint work with Daskalopoulos and Hamilton.
Speaker: 
Natasa Sesum
Columbia University
Event Location: 
Fine Hall 314