Seminar Event Detail


Geometry

Date:  Friday, October 04, 2019
Location:  3866 East Hall (4:00 PM to 4:50 PM)

Title:  On Geodesic Triangles in the Hyperbolic Plane

Abstract:   Let M be an orientable hyperbolic surface without boundary and
let c be a closed geodesic in M. We prove that any side of any triangle formed
by distinct lifts of c in the hyperbolic plane is shorter than c.

The talk will be presented for advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students.


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Speaker:  Rita Gitik
Institution:  UM

Event Organizer:   spatzier   

 

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