Department of Mathematics

Topology

  •  5-dimensional open books with exotic pages
  •  10/17/2016
  •  4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
  •  C304 Wells Hall
  •  Selman Akbulut, MSU

In this talk we will discuss construction of 5-dimensional open books with 4-dimensional exotic pages, and discuss how their contact structures relate to the smooth structures of their pages.

 

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Michigan State University
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