Geometry/Topology Seminar

Thursdays at 3:00PM in Eckhart 206.

Spring 2000

March 30
Gennadi Kasparov,
The Novikov conjecture for "bolic" groups.
April 6
Nadya Shirokova, UIUC
"Geodesic flows and contact toric manifolds."
April 10 (SPECIAL LECTURE at 1:30 in Eck 203 -- in place of Geometric Literacy)
Kai Cieliebak, Stanford
April 13
Alex Gamburd
On spectral gap for infinite index congruence subgroups
April 20
Dima Jakobson
Extremal problems on graphs
May 4
Igor Rivin
Simple curves on surfaces
May 11
Mohan Ramachandran
Finiteness theorems for complex hyperbolic manifolds
May 18
Steve Ferry
Topological rigidity and convergence of Riemannian manifolds
June 1
Daniel Allcock, Harvard
Hyperbolic geometry of the moduli space of real cubic surfaces.

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