Reducible surgeries and the cabling conjecture

Series: 
Geometry Topology Student Seminar
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 09:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 006
,  
Georgia Institute of Technology
,  
Organizer: 
We will describe some recent work of Lidman, Sivek, and Yasui as it pertains to the cabling conjecture.  This is a question about which Dehn surgeries in S^3 yeild reducible 3-manifolds.