Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Morse functions and Cerf TheoryStudent-Run Applied & Math Seminar
|Speaker:||George Mossessian, UC Davis|
|Start time:||Wed, Feb 4 2015, 12:10PM|
This talk will outline the theory of Morse functions on manifolds, why we care about them, and introduce the basics notions of Cerf's work on Morse functions from a geometric, topological and dynamical systems point of view.