On classification of of high-dimensional manifolds-II

Geometry Topology Working Seminar
Friday, October 9, 2009 - 15:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Skiles 269
Georgia Tech
This 2 hour talk is a gentle introduction to simply-connected sugery theory (following classical work by Browder, Novikov, and Wall). The emphasis will be on classification of high-dimensional manifolds and understanding concrete examples.