Veering triangulations and pseudo-Anosov flows

Veering triangulations and pseudo-Anosov flows

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Ian Agol , IAS / Berkeley
Fine Hall 314

We’ll discuss veering triangulations associated to pseudo-Anosov mapping tori, and how they arise dynamically. We’ll survey some of the results obtained regarding these triangulations. Then we’ll discuss a new construction of these triangulations associated to certain pseudo-Anosov flows, which is joint work with François Guéritaud.