Columbia Mathematics Department Colloquium

 

``Scalar curvature: An overview of the Eilenberg lectures"

by

 Richard Schoen  

Stanford and Columbia

 

Abstract:


This will be a colloquium describing for a very general audience the topics being discussed

in the current Eilenberg lecture series. We will discuss the significance of Riemannian

 metrics of constant scalar curvature and the mathematics which goes into their study.

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  September 30th, Wednesday, 5:00-6:00 pm

Mathematics 312

Tea will be served at 4:30pm