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Tag Archives: Poincare conjecture
Scharlemann on Schoenflies
Yesterday and today Marty Scharlemann gave two talks on the Schoenflies Conjecture, one of the great open problems in low dimensional topology. These talks were very clear and inspiring, and I thought it would be useful to summarize what Marty … Continue reading
4spheres from fibered knots
I was at UC Riverside this past weekend, attending the regional meeting, and giving a talk in a special session on knot theory in memory of the late XiaoSong Lin. After lunch, I joined in a conversation between Rob Kirby … Continue reading