Mathematics Colloquia and Seminars
Closed geodesics on incomplete surfacesGeometry/Topology
|Speaker:||Paul Norbury, University of Melbourne|
|Start time:||Wed, Nov 12 2003, 4:10PM|
Motivated by the question of when a Heegaard surface is isotopic to a minimal surface, we consider the problem of finding embedded closed geodesics on the two-sphere equipped with an incomplete metric.