Topology Seminar: Tye Lidman

  • Date: 10/03/2018
  • Time: 14:50
Lecturer(s):
Tye Lidman, North Carolina State University
Location: 

University of British Columbia

Topic: 

Spines in four-manifolds

Description: 

Given two homotopy equivalent manifolds with different dimensions, it is natural to ask if the smaller one embeds in the larger one.  We will discuss this problem in the case of four-manifolds homotopy equivalent to surfaces. 

Other Information: 

Location: ESB 4133 (PIMS lounge)