Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Isoperimetric regions in negatively curved spacesGeometry/Topology
|Speaker:||Joel Hass, UC Davis|
|Start time:||Mon, Feb 6 2017, 10:00AM|
It is known that the circle is the shortest curve in the flat plane enclosing a given area. But what about in hyperbolic space or in other non-flat planes? I will discuss some unexpected results on the shape of isoperimetric regions in negatively curved spaces.