Topology Seminar: Dale Rolfsen

  • Date: 03/13/2013

University of British Columbia


A topological approach to orderable groups


Algebra and topology are old friends. Many topological problems are solved by applying algebraic methods. But sometimes the relationship can work the other way. My talk will discuss how the topological viewpoint can be used to establish the basic facts regarding orderability of groups.

Other Information: 

ESB 4127