Real Projective Structures and Non-standard analysis

Real Projective Structures and Non-standard analysis

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Daryl Cooper, University of California, Santa Barbara
Fine Hall 314

We investigate the analog of the Thurston boundary of Teichmüller space in the context of convex real projective structures on closed manifolds. In particular we give a new interpretation of measured laminations in terms of non-standard hyperbolic structures over the hyper-reals.