## PIMS Postdoctoral Colloquium 2

• Date: 01/23/2009
• Time: 12:00
Lecturer(s):
Jose Manuel Gomez, UBC
Location:

University of British Columbia

Topic:

Almost commuting elements in Lie Groups

Description:

Time & Date: 12:00 p.m., Friday, January 23, 2009

Subject: Almost commuting elements in Lie Groups''

Location: WMAX 216

Abstract: In this non technical talk I will show how one can use
the space of almost commuting elements in a compact Lie group G to
study the space of commuting elements in G. The exposition will be
based on interesting examples trying to keep the technical details to a
low level.

Other Information:

Postdoctoral Colloquium