Department of Mathematics

Colloquium

  •  Frank Morgan, Williams College
  •  Double Soap Bubbles and Densities
  •  10/18/2018
  •  4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
  •  C304 Wells Hall

The familiar double soap bubble is the least-area way to enclose and separate two given volumes in Euclidean space. What if you give space a density, such as r^2 or e^r^2 or e^-r^2? The talk will include recent results and open questions. Students welcome.

 

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Michigan State University
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