Minerva Lectures


Organizer(s): 

For lecture information, contact Fernando Codà Marques.

February 28, 2017
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Episodes from Quantitative Topology: 3. Gromov-Hausdorff space and homeomorphisms

Gromov-Hausdorff space is a metric space of compact metric spaces and is useful in many areas of geometry.  Motivated by Cheeger's thesis, there are a number of results proving that for many pre-compact sets in GH space, there are only finitely many homeomorphism types of manifolds.  I will expla

Location
McDonnell Hall A02
Speaker: Shmuel Weinberger ,
University of Chicago