We will be having a colloquium this coming Wednesday at 5 pm in Fine 214. The speaker will be Prof. Gang Tian who specializes in geometric analysis. Check out his profile/wikipedia page here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gang_Tian The title of the talk will be “Conic spherical metrics”. Here is the abstract: I will discuss the problem of constructing spherical structures on […]

When: 5 pm – 6 pm, February 17 (coming Monday) Where: Fine 314 Who: Prof. Paul Yang, whose interest lies in differential geometry and geometric analysis What: here are the title and abstracts The isoperimetric problem on the Heisenberg Abstract: I will explain the geometry of a contact form in dimension three. The basic problem is to find the isoperimetric […]