Monday, February 14, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pmVirtual Event
UNUSUAL TIME: 6pm - 7pm, Zoom
Featured Speaker: Hokuto Konno (University of Tokyo)
Title: Floer K-theory for knots.
This talk is based on joint work with Jin Miyazawa and Masaki Taniguchi where we established a version of Seiberg-Witten Floer K-theory for knots. This framework is used to prove a version of “10/8-inequality for knots”, which effectively extracts difference between topological and smooth categories in knot theory. I will explain concrete applications including stabilizing numbers and relative genus bounds, as well as how we constructed this framework.
Zoom info available upon request.
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