Topology Seminar


For more information about this seminar, contact Zoltan Szabo, David Gabai, Sucharit Sarkar, Adam Levine, Peter Ozsvath or Lucas Culler

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December 4, 2014
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Heegaard Floer homologies and cuspidal curves
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Maciej Borodzik,
University of Warsaw
December 11, 2014
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Augmentation and sheaf categories for Legendrian knots

Recently Vivek Shende, David Treumann, and Eric Zaslow introduced a category of constructible sheaves associated to a Legendrian knot, and conjectured that it is equivalent to a category built from augmentations of Legendrian contact homology.

Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Lenhard Ng ,
Duke University
April 30, 2015
4:30pm - 5:30pm
The total surgery obstruction

This is a joint Topology - Algebraic Topology seminar.

Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Andrew Ranicki,
University of Edinburgh