Speaker: Jean Lafont
Title: Negative curvature and applications
Abstract: I'll give a gentle introduction to the theme of negative curvature, and related topics in geometry and topology.
Note: This is part of the Invitations to Mathematics lecture series given each year in Autumn and Spring semesters. Pre-candidacy students can sign up for this lecture series by registering for one or two credit hours of Math 6193, class #16988 (with Prof H. Moscovici).