Monthly Archives: November 2011

Dave Futer’s talk at Brown

On November 30, Dave Futer is speaking in the Geometry-Topology seminar at Brown University. He will speak about: Title: Cusp geometry of fibered 3-manifolds Abstract: Let be a surface with punctures, and suppose that is a pseudo-Anosov homeomorphism fixing a … Continue reading

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Seminar November 29 – Abhijit Champanerkar

On November 29, Abhijit Champanerkar of the CUNY College of Staten Island is speaking in the Geometry-Topology seminar. He will speak about: Title: Volume bounds for generalized twisted torus links Abstract: Twisted torus knots and links are given by twisting … Continue reading

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Igor Rivin’s BMS colloquium

Igor Rivin is giving the BMS Colloquium next Friday, December 2 in Berlin.

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Seminar November 22 – Kei Nakamura

On November 22nd, Kei Nakamura will speak in the the Geometry-Topology Seminar. He will speak about: Title: On convex and non-convex Fuchsian polyhedral realizations of hyperbolic surfaces with a single conical singularity Abstract: For a hyperbolic surface with genus and … Continue reading

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Seminar November 15 – Feng Luo

On November 15th, Feng Luo of Rutgers University will speak in the the Geometry-Topology Seminar. He will speak about: Title: Solving Thurston’s equation in the real numbers Abstract: Thurston’s equation defined on triangulated 3-manifolds tends to find hyperbolic structures. It … Continue reading

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Seminar November 8 – Haggai Nuchi

On November 8th, Haggai Nuchi of the University of Pennsylvania will speak in the the Geometry-Topology Seminar.  He will speak about: Title: Geometry of triple linking Abstract: Gauss produced a formula for the linking number of a 2-component link in Euclidean … Continue reading

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Chris Atkinson’s talk at Boston College

On November 3rd, Chris Atkinson is speaking in the geometry-topology seminar at Boston College. He will speak about: Title: Small volume link orbifolds Abstract: We will discuss recent joint work with Dave Futer in which we study hyperbolic 3-orbifolds having singular … Continue reading

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