Alexander's Theorem

Series: 
Geometry Topology Student Seminar
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 14:05
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 006
,  
Georgia Institute of Technology
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Organizer: 

This is a project for Prof. Margalit's course on Low-dimensional Topology and Hyperbolic Geometry.

I will present a modern proof of Alexander's Theorem using Morse Theory and surgery.