School Seminars and Colloquia

Special cube complexes

Algebra/Geometry/Topology Seminar

by Lawrence Reeves

Institution: University of Melbourne
Date: Fri 29th June 2012
Time: 3:15 PM
Location: 213 Richard Berry

Abstract: Wise's notion of a special cube complex is used in Agol’s proof of the Virtual Haken Theorem. I'll give a survey of results concerning special cube complexes.