Topology Seminar

Organizer(s): 

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

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February 11, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Bridge trisections of knotted surfaces in the four-sphere

A trisection is a decomposition of a four-manifold into three trivial pieces and serves as a four-dimensional analogue to a Heegaard decomposition of a three-manifold.

Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Jeffrey Meier ,
University of Indiana
February 18, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Francesco Lin
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Francesco Lin ,
MIT
March 3, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Dave Futer
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Dave Futer ,
Temple University/IAS
March 10, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Sergio Fenley
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Sergio Fenley,
Princeton University
March 24, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Paul Feehan
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Paul Feehan ,
Rutgers/IAS
March 31, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Michael Sullivan
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Michael Sullivan,
University of Massachusetts
April 7, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Gordana Matic

This is a joint Symplectic Geometry - Topology seminar.

Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Gordana Matic,
University of Georgia
April 14, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Abby Thompson
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Abby Thompson ,
UC Davis/IAS
April 21, 2016
4:30pm - 5:30pm
TBA - Jonathan Hanselman
Location
Fine Hall 314
Speaker: Jonathan Hanselman ,
UT Austin