CUNY Geometry and Topology Seminar


Unless a change is noted below, the CUNY Geometry and Topology Seminar takes place at 4:15pm on Tuesdays in Room 3212 3308 (note different room than past semesters!) of the Graduate Center, located at 365 Fifth Avenue across the street from the Empire State Building. All are welcome.

Click on the title of a talk for the abstract (if available).

September 12, 2017 Catherine Pfaff (UCSB) Dynamic interplay between free group conjugacy invariants and geodesics in outer space
September 19, 2017 Sahana Balasubramanya (Vanderbilt) Acylindrical group actions on quasi-trees
September 26, 2017 Robert Young (NYU) Filling inequalities for lattices in symmetric spaces
October 3, 2017 No seminar today
October 10, 2017 Tim Susse (Simon's Rock) Outer automorphisms of right-angled Coxeter groups
October 17, 2017 Micah Chrisman (Monmouth) Slice genera of knots in thickened surfaces
October 24, 2017 Matt Sunderland (CUNY) Linear Progress with Exponential Decay in Weakly Hyperbolic Groups
October 31, 2017 No seminar today
November 7, 2017 Joseph Maher (CUNY) Random subgroups of acylindrical groups
November 14, 2017 Edgar Bering IV (Temple) A McCarthy-type theorem for linearly growing outer automorphisms of a free group
November 21, 2017 No seminar today Thanksgiving
November 28, 2017 Saikat Das (Rutgers) Out(G) and its action on the deformation space of G-trees
December 5, 2017 Wenyu Pan (Yale) Local mixing and abelian covers of finite volume hyperbolic manifolds

Upcoming events in the area:

Related student seminars:

Reading Seminar on Hyperbolic 3-manifolds (organized by Abhijit Champanerkar)

Schedule from previous years.

Related seminars in the NYC area:

This seminar is partially supported by the National Science Foundation and the Simons Foundation.
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