|Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Location: 1866 East Hall (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM)
Title: An Introduction to Khovanov Homology
Abstract: This talk is intended as an introduction to Khovanov homology. I will emphasize the important role played by TQFT, the relationship between Khovanov homology and the Jones polynomial, and some applications, including Rasmussen's s-invariant.
Speaker: Bradley Zykoski
Institution: University of Michigan