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Symplectic surfaces in 4-manifolds

Faculty Research Seminar

Speaker: Laura Starkston, UC Davis
Related Webpage: https://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~lstarkston/
Location: 2112 MSB
Start time: Thu, Apr 18 2019, 12:30PM

We will talk about 4-dimensional spaces and the surfaces that live inside them. We add some geometric structure to put some constraints on the 4-manifolds and surfaces, but not too much geometry to eliminate topological flexibility.