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The length of a shortest closed geodesic and related problemsGeometry/Topology
|Speaker: ||Alexander Nabutovsky, Penn State University and University of Toronto|
|Location: ||693 Kerr|
|Start time: ||Wed, Apr 28 2004, 4:10PM|
How long is a shortest closed geodesic on a Riemannian manifold? We will present our results obtained in collaboration with Regina Rotman on this and similar problems, in particular, those involving minimal geodesic networks, minimal surfaces, etc.