Topology Seminar (Introductory Talk): Bers' proof of Nielsen-Thurston classification theorem

Seminar | October 23 | 2:10-3 p.m. | 740 Evans Hall

 Jing Tao, University of Oklahoma

 Department of Mathematics

I will present Bers' elegant proof of the classification of surface homeomorphisms. I will start by defining Teichmuller space and the Teichmuller metric.

 nickmbmiller@berkeley.edu