Bounding 4-manifolds

Series: 
Geometry Topology Student Seminar
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 14:05
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 006
,  
Georgia Tech
Organizer: 
We will show that every closed orientable 3-manifold bounds an orientable 4-manifold. If time permits, we will also see an application to embedding closed orientable 3-manifolds to R^5.