MCTP REU Seminar: Riddles about the fundamental group

Series: 
Other Talks
Friday, June 19, 2015 - 11:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 006
,  
Georgia Tech
 The loops on a topological space up to an equivalence relation called homotopy form a group called the fundamental group. We'll define the fundamental group and talk about two riddles whose solutions use this idea.