Wright College Topological Robotics Symposium - Mathematics Colloquium

Equivariant Topological Complexities

February 5th to February 9th, 2018

We will have a day open to the community on

Thursday February 8th

Join us for the Mathematics Colloquium on the afternoon.

Distinguished lectures by Michael Farber and Yuli Rudyak.

These talks will be webcast by the University of Minnesota as part of the Applied Algebraic Topology Research Network.

Afternoon tea between the talks at 3:00pm.

The mathematical public is cordially invited to attend.




Michael Farber (University of London):

"Motion planning in aspherical spaces" 2:00pm-3:00pm, S247

Yuli Rudyak (University of Florida):

"Maps of Degree 1 and Lusternik-Schnirelmann Category" 3:30pm-4:30pm, S247

Organized by Hellen Colman

Funded by Simons Foundation Grant

Statement of Inclusiveness

Scientific Committee:

Andres Angel
Hellen Colman

Local Organizing Committee:

Faculty: Hellen Colman, Ted Jankowski, Vartuyi Manoyan, Sonia Ramirez
Administrators: Nicole Reaves and Phoebe Wood
Staff: Bobbi Baschleben and Matthew Podowski
Student: Chintan Patel


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